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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

gas–liquid US English

Of or relating to both gas and liquid; especially designating a form of chromatography in which the moving carrier phase is a gas and the stationary phase is a liquid.

liquid diet US English

A diet consisting of foods in liquid form, sometimes prescribed for medical reasons

liquid soap US English

Soap in liquid form

liquid lunch US English

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

Liquid Paper US English

A type of correction fluid

liquid smoke US English

A type of artificial flavouring used to give food a smoky taste.

mother liquid US English

= mother liquor.

noble liquid US English

A liquefied noble gas.

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

quantum liquid US English

A liquid that exhibits quantum effects on the macroscopic scale.

liquid refreshment US English

Something to drink, especially alcohol

natural gas liquid US English

Any of various gaseous hydrocarbons occurring in natural gas that are readily liquefied by compression for transport or storage (such as propane and butane); (also) a volatile liquid hydrocarbon present in natural gas and obtained from it during extraction or processing.

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