Meaning of “capillary” in the English Dictionary

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"capillary" in British English

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capillarynoun [ C ]

uk /kəˈpɪl.ər.i/ us /kəˈpɪl.ɚ.i/ specialized

a very thin tube, especially one of the smaller tubes that carry blood around the body

(Definition of “capillary” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"capillary" in American English

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capillarynoun [ C ]

us /ˈkæp·əˌler·i/

biology the smallest of the tubes that carry blood around the body

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