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cap·il·lar·y
[kap-uh-ler-ee]
ADJECTIVE
1.
pertaining to or occurring in or as if in a tube of fine bore.
2.
resembling a strand of hair; hairlike.
3.
Anatomy. pertaining to a capillary or capillaries.
NOUN [PLURAL CAP·IL·LAR·IES.]
4.
Anatomy. one of the minute blood vessels between the terminations of the arteries and the beginnings of the veins.
5.
a tube with a small bore.
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