a full name for viscosity, used to distinguish it from kinematic viscosity and specific viscosity
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How to use absolute viscosity in a sentence
Subjoined is a table giving the absolute viscosity of various gums.
The absolute viscosity of water at 15 C. determined in four different instruments is shown below.