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Search Results for: intermolecular force

Intermolecular force

Definition noun The force that acts between stable molecules or between functional groups of macromolecules. Supplement An... Read More


Cohesion Definition What is cohesion? Cohesion, in science definition, refers to the state of cohering or sticking together... Read More

Intramolecular force

Definition noun The force that holds together the atoms making up a molecule or compound. Supplement Examples of... Read More


Adhesion Definition Adhesion is the binding or attraction between dissimilar molecules, atoms, surfaces, or substances. The... Read More

Capillary action

Definition noun The movement of a liquid, e.g. water molecules, through a narrow space as a result of cohesion, adhesion,... Read More