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MENISCUS OF WATER & MERCURY<br />
Nonpolar liquid mercury forms a convex meniscus in a glass tube, whereas polar water with a strong adhesion to (polar) glass forms a concave meniscus.

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MENISCUS OF WATER & MERCURY
Nonpolar liquid mercury forms a convex meniscus in a glass tube, whereas polar water with a strong adhesion to (polar) glass forms a concave meniscus.

Copyright:© 1987 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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