absolute viscosity

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absolute viscosity
a full name for viscosity, used to distinguish it from kinematic viscosity and specific viscosity

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Example sentences
Absolute viscosity is a measure of this resistance to flow.
Centipoise is used to measure absolute viscosity and centistoke is used to measure kinematic viscosity of a liquid fuel.
The viscosity of petroleum products is usually expressed as kinematic viscosity, which is absolute viscosity divided by density.
Kinematic viscosity is a ratio of absolute viscosity divided by density of the liquid fuel.
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