Capillary action

What is Capillary action?

Capillary action definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
Also called capillary action, capillary attraction. Physics. a manifestation of surface tension by which the portion of the surface of a liquid coming in contact with a solid is elevated or depressed, depending on the adhesive or cohesive properties of the liquid.

 

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