capillary pressure(redirected from Capillary equilibrium)
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capillary pressure[′kap·ə‚ler·ē ‚presh·ər]
The difference of pressure across the interface of two immiscible fluid phases.
The pressure or adhesive force exerted by water in an enclosed space as a result of surface tension.
Pressure exerted by blood against capillary walls.