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Synonyms for capillaryˈkæp əˌlɛr i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capillary, capillary tube, capillary tubing(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    capillary vessel, capillary tube, capillary tubing, capillary

    Antonyms:
    thick

  2. capillary, capillary vessel(adj)

    any of the minute blood vessels connecting arterioles with venules

    Synonyms:
    capillary vessel, capillary tube, capillary tubing, capillary

    Antonyms:
    thick

  3. capillary(adj)

    of or relating to hair

    Synonyms:
    hairlike

    Antonyms:
    thick

  4. capillary, hairlike(adj)

    long and slender with a very small internal diameter

    Synonyms:
    hairlike, capillary

    Antonyms:
    thick

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. capillary(a.)

    Synonyms:
    fine (like a hair), slender, minute

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

hair

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. capillary

    Synonyms:
    vas capillare


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