Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Wicking

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_12836

vt (1949) (1) Cord, loosely woven or braided tape, or tubing to be cut into wicks. (2) Dispersing or spreading of moisture or liquid through a given area, vertically or horizontally; capillary action in material.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA