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adhesion
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
The state in which two surfaces are held together by interfacial forces which may consist of valence forces or interlocking action or both.
Definition Source
Forest Products Laboratory. 2010. Wood handbook - Wood as an engineering material. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-190. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory
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Used For
adhesiveness
Broader Term
physical properties
Narrower Term
bioadhesion
Related Term
cell adhesion
cement glands
Spanish
adhesión
Term Number
4199