Definition Of adhesion

noun

an abnormal union of membranous surfaces due to inflammation or injury.

endoscopic surgery for pelvic adhesions

the action or process of adhering to a surface or object.

the adhesion of the Scotch tape to the paper

Example Of adhesion

  • A hint of tyre screech indicated we were approaching the limit of adhesion and our heart rates quickened.

  • Adding a softer fire will give the cars more adhesion to the track, but the tires lasted only 20 laps during test runs at Las Vegas, and that reduction in durability will change pit road strategy.

  • After that there was an ice and snow circle track where you could push the cars up to where normally centrifugal force would take over from gravity and tyres adhesion and spin a vehicle into the ditch.

  • And their professed adhesion to the economic formula of Socialism would not of itself be good enough to alter my attitude towards them.

  • Another favorite for secure adhesion on a variety of surfaces is contact cement.


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