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Wettability MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Wettability
Tree Number(s)
G02.409.500
G02.860.908
Unique ID
D017155
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017155
Scope Note
The quality or state of being wettable or the degree to which something can be wet. This is also the ability of any solid surface to be wetted when in contact with a liquid whose surface tension is reduced so that the liquid spreads over the surface of the solid.
Entry Term(s)
Hygroscopicity
Wetability
Previous Indexing
Surface Properties (1968-1992)
See Also
Electrowetting
Public MeSH Note
93
History Note
93
Date Established
1993/01/01
Date of Entry
1992/05/22
Revision Date
2016/06/17
Wettability Preferred
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