adhesivity

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noun ad·he·siv·i·ty \ˌad-ˌhē-ˈsi-və-tē, -ˈzi-, əd-\

Definition of adhesivity

  1. :  adhesiveness 1 Resins find wide use as an additive in commercial printing inks; they modify the adhesivity, film toughness and glossiness of ink. — N. Krishna Reddy, Intaglio Simultaneous Color Printmaking, 1988

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Origin and Etymology of adhesivity

1adhesive + -ity


First Known Use: 1893


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