OTHER WORDS FROM capillaritynon·cap·il·lar·i·ty, noun
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The reaction is one of great chemical interest, being one of that class of reactions which is greatly affected by capillarity.On Laboratory Arts|Richard Threlfall
A rain drop's roundness is due to the action of capillarity.The Library of Work and Play: Mechanics, Indoors and Out|Fred T. Hodgson
The same circumstance is presented in the theory of electricity and in that of capillarity.
In a lamp, a small portion of oil is raised in the wick by capillarity, which being heated, boils and burns.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
This results in active capillarity which brings water to the surface and it is lost by evaporation.The First Book of Farming|Charles L. Goodrich