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liquid US English

Having a consistency like that of water or oil, i.e., flowing freely but of constant volume

liquid US Thesaurus

liquid fuels

liquid lunch US English

A drinking session at lunchtime sometimes taking the place of a meal

liquid crystal US English

A substance that flows like a liquid but has some degree of ordering in the arrangement of its molecules

liquid measure US English

A unit for measuring the volume of liquids

liquid paraffin US English

A colorless, odorless oily liquid consisting of a mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum, used as a laxative

liquid refreshment US English

Something to drink, especially alcohol

liquid crystal display US English

A form of visual display used in electronic devices in which a layer of a liquid crystal is sandwiched between two transparent electrodes. The application of an electric current to a small area of the layer alters the alignment of its molecules, which affects its reflectivity or its transmission of polarized light and makes it opaque

gas–liquid chromatography US English

Chromatography employing a gas as the moving carrier medium and a liquid as the stationary medium

semiliquid US English

Another term for semifluid.

liquid storax in storax US English

A liquid balsam obtained from the Asian liquidambar tree