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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Capillary(0.00986 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Capillary.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: of or relating to hair
2: long and slender with a very small internal diameter; “a
capillary tube” [syn: hairlike]
n 1: a tube of small internal diameter; holds liquid by capillary
action [syn: capillary tube, capillary tubing]
2: any of the minute blood vessels connecting arterioles with
venules [syn: capillary vessel]
English → English (gcide)
Capillary \Cap"il*la*ry\, n.; pl. Capillaries.
1. A tube or vessel, extremely fine or minute.
2. (Anat.) A minute, thin-walled vessel; particularly one of
the smallest blood vessels connecting arteries and veins,
but used also for the smallest lymphatic and biliary
Capillary \Cap"il*la*ry\ (k[a^]p"[i^]l*l[asl]*r[y^] or
k[.a]*p[i^]l"l[.a]*r[y^]; 277), a. [L. capillaris, fr.
capillus hair. Cf. Capillaire.]
1. Resembling a hair; fine; minute; very slender; having
minute tubes or interspaces; having very small bore; as,
the capillary vessels of animals and plants.
2. Pertaining to capillary tubes or vessels; as, capillary
Capillary attraction, Capillary repulsion, the apparent
attraction or repulsion between a solid and liquid caused
by capillarity. See Capillarity, and Attraction.
Capillarity tubes. See the Note under Capillarity.