capillary tube


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capillary tube

n
(General Physics) a glass tube with a fine bore and thick walls, used in thermometers, etc
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Noun1.capillary tube - a tube of small internal diametercapillary tube - a tube of small internal diameter; holds liquid by capillary action
thermometer - measuring instrument for measuring temperature
tube, tubing - conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases
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2] at the end of the capillary tube in an "expansion room" (see Figure 1) creates a C[O.
A capillary tube is a narrow copper tube which connects the high pressure condenser to the low pressure evaporator in low capacity vapor compression refrigeration systems.
Several concentration tests have been proposed, notably the mini-anion exchange centrifugation technique (mAECT) (7), capillary tube centrifugation (CTC) (8), and the quantitative buffy coat (QBC) (9).
The sample syringe first draws out a portion of the sample suspension and then a flow switch redirects the sample suspension from the syringe towards the capillary tube in the flow channel.
Sperm suspensions were introduced to one end of an optically flat glass capillary tube with an internal dimension of 600 lain depth (vertical dimension), a width of 3.
The CO, extracts heat from the mold and escapes from the mold through the annular gap between the capillary tube and the mold channel.
New vascular network damaging assay was based on the formation of capillary tube.
This technique has been based on the mobility behavior of electrophoretic particles within a capillary tube with an internal diameter of approximately 100 micrometers between two electrodes by imposing high voltage, and it can help the identification of such structures.
After anesthetization the caudal fin was severed posterior to the anal fin, and blood was collected from the caudal vein using a heparinized capillary tube (length: 75 mm, inner diameter: 0.
For this study, the refrigeration system includes a variable-speed drive compressor, a water-cooled condenser, a metering valve and a capillary tube as the expansion device, and a cold plate as the evaporator.
If you force the line into smaller loops, you can break its glass capillary tube.
The venom is collected from the chelicera in a small capillary tube (Smith & Micks 1968; Morris & Russell 1975) or on a glass plate.