Pellicular Pel*lic"u*lar, a. Of or pertaining to a pellicle. --Henslow. [1913 Webster]

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  • pellicular — See pellicle. * * * …   Universalium

  • pellicular — adjective a) Of or pertaining to a pellicle b) Describing the stationary phase of a chromatography system consisting of a porous outer shell on an impermeable particle …   Wiktionary

  • pellicular — pel·lic·u·lar pe lik yə lər adj of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a pellicle * * * pel·lic·u·lar (pə likґu lər) pertaining to or characterized by a pellicle …   Medical dictionary

  • pellicular — pel·lic·u·lar || pe lɪkjÉ™lÉ™r / jÊŠlÉ™ adj. of a skin, of a membrane, of a thin film or scum …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pellicular — pel·lic·u·lar …   English syllables

  • pellicular — lə(r) adjective Etymology: probably from (assumed) New Latin pellicularis, from Medieval Latin pellicula + Latin aris ar : of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a pellicle : membranous, filmy …   Useful english dictionary

  • pellicular water — plėvelinis vanduo statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Vanduo, kurio molekules, veikiant paviršiaus įtempiui, suriša dirvožemio mineralinės ir organinės dalelės. Augalai įsisavina tik išorinius jo sluoksnius, kuriuos silpniau… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • pellicular, pelliculous — Relating to a pellicle …   Medical dictionary

  • pellicular water —    1. The film of water left around each grain or fracture surface of water bearing material after gravity drainage [22].    2. Water of adhesion [22].    3. Water that can be extracted by root absorption and evaporation but cannot be moved by… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • pellicular water — noun : ground water suspended above the water table in films that adhere to the surface of solid particles or the walls of cavities …   Useful english dictionary

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