Molecular attraction

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(Phys.) attraction acting between the molecules of bodies, and at insensible distances.

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In addition to this physical menagerie, the chemical arrangement of the layers also creates a molecular attraction to the urea particles, according to the researchers.
The higher the solid's surface energy relative to the liquid's surface tension, the greater the molecular attraction; this draws the paint, ink or adhesive closer for high bond strength.
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