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Above the "water-table" the water is held by capillarity, and the percentage of water held decreases as we approach the surface where there may be perfect dryness.
In an impervious clay the flow of the water is much impeded and the water-table can be controlled only by frequent lines of pipes.
In clays whose particles are exceedingly minute the water travels very slowly but may ultimately reach a height of many feet above the level of the " water-table " below.
The surface of the water in the supersaturated soil is known as the "water-table" and is exemplified in water standing in a well.