Meaning of “capillarity” in the English Dictionary

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"capillarity" in American English

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capillaritynoun [ U ]

us /ˌkæp·əˈleər·ət̬·i, -ˈlær-/ also capillary action

the force that causes liquid to rise in a tube or other narrow space against the force of gravity

(Definition of “capillarity” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)