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meniscus

noun [C] (LIQUID)    /məˈnɪs.kəs/ (plural menisci /-kaɪ/ or meniscuses) specialized
physics on a liquid, a surface that curves either out or in as a result of surface tensionPhysical properties of solids, liquids and gasesSurfaces of objectsEdges and extremities of objects
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