capillary water

capillary water

[′kap·ə‚ler·ē ‚wȯd·ər]
(hydrology)
Soil water held by capillarity as a continuous film around soil particles and in interstices between particles above the phreactic line.

capillary water

Water, above the water table, held there by capillary action.
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Peter Fisher, Editor, international journal Homeopathy, presentation on topics ranging from homeo-genomic approach towards personalized therapy of cancer, hypertension and oxidative stress parameters of kidney by modulating enzyme hypertnsive rat model, anti heat shock effect of Cantharis 200 transported from one plant to another through capillary water, to protective role of Rhus toxicodendron 6c on cells of primary cell culture in relation to dengue virus infection and molecular level correlation between probable homoeopathic medicines and bio-samples of patients.
It is found that there is 28% improvement in compressive strength of CMBS incorporated concrete compared to control concrete with optimum concentration Matrix capillary water of young concrete is typically characterized by pH values between 11 and 13.
However, because Tomosawa's model does not consider the influence of capillary water concentration on cement hydration, this model is valid only for low strength concrete.
OSA based pastes (hardened for 28 days) were tested for BET SSA as well as for total pore volume and pore size distribution to identify the further durability risks like cracking and capillary water suction.
Indirect evidence of a phreatophyte intercepting rising capillary water and thereby affecting higher soils comes from Kushiev (2005), who reported that plantings of the Eurasian G.
Although a decrease in weight was detected for samples without lime, capillary water suction continued.
Once the root has found the capillary water, it draws from it and the WaterboxxAAEs work is almost done.
At the same time, by lowering the underground water level, part of the terrain that is now saturated because of the capillary water will pass off to an unsaturated and dry state, thus, with a greatly lowered volumic weight, at about half.
Other successes in filtration include the Tribo-R liquid biofiltration media and the Hydro Switch capillary water mat.
As the capillary water evaporates from the surface, the salt is left behind.
The net effect is that seasonal streams and wetlands could disappear, further stressing perennial rivers with more pollution by removing the capillary water systems that feed them.