Jurin's law

noun Ju·rin's law \ˈju̇rə̇nz-\

Definition of Jurin's law

  1. :  a law of physics: the height of a capillary column of a liquid at a particular temperature is inversely proportional to the diameter of the tube

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Origin and Etymology of jurin's law

after James Jurin †1750 English physician

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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