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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 6 months ago

Why is water wet?

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  • 6 months ago

    Water molecules are polar in nature having 2 lone pair of electrons,which causes attraction to any surface.After that it sticks to the surface making it wet.

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  • Anonymous
    6 months ago

    Because it is The Universal Solvent.

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  • Anonymous
    6 months ago

    So that towels can do their job.

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  • 6 months ago

    Because it isn't dry.

    It's a liquid.

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    6 months ago

    Being a liquid, water is not itself wet, but can make other solid materials wet. Wetness is the ability of a liquid to adhere to the surface of a solid, so when we say that something is wet, we mean that the liquid is sticking to the surface of a material.

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