Synonyms for capillary

Synonyms for (noun) capillary

Synonyms: capillary, capillary tube, capillary tubing

Definition: a tube of small internal diameter; holds liquid by capillary action

Similar words: tube, tubing

Definition: conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases


Synonyms: capillary, capillary vessel

Definition: any of the minute blood vessels connecting arterioles with venules

Similar words: blood vessel

Definition: a vessel in which blood circulates

Synonyms for (adjective) capillary

Synonyms: capillary, hairlike

Definition: long and slender with a very small internal diameter

Usage: a capillary tube

Similar words: thin

Definition: of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section

Usage: thin wire; a thin chiffon blouse; a thin book; a thin layer of paint