Definitions for lubricityluˈbrɪs ɪ ti
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
lu•bric•i•tyluˈbrɪs ɪ ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.
oily smoothness; slipperiness.
ability to reduce friction.
Lasciviousness; propensity to lewdness; lechery, wantonness.
Origin: From lubricité or its source, lubricitas.
smoothness; freedom from friction; also, property, which diminishes friction; as, the lubricity of oil
slipperiness; instability; as, the lubricity of fortune
lasciviousness; propensity to lewdness; lewdness; lechery; incontinency
Lubricity is the measure of the reduction in friction of a lubricant. The study of lubrication and mechanism wear is called tribology.
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