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The correct form in "to whet your appetite".

"Whet" means to hone or to make more keen or stimulated, whereas "wet" means to cover or soak with water.

a whet "wet" rock is used to sharpen knives.

the stone or rock is actually wet with water or oil to lubricate & cool the material bing sharpened

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