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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Capable of lowering the phenomenon at the uppermost layer of a liquid caused by intermolecular forces

Usage examples (11)
  • Type: surface-active or chemosorptive substance, tensides for selective separation of various non conductors
  • A little surfing reveals that the bottle contains "Anion surface-active agent 0. 5wt%".
  • Wetter-spreaders: Contain surface-active ingredients - surfactants - that reduce the contact angle of the spray droplet on the target.
  • The introduction of a surface-active substance triggers a synergy with the fat and it helps break down the protein layer in a more efficient way. for more
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