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also: -fies, -fying, -fied
American English: /ˈlɪkwəˌfaɪ/
British English: /ˈlɪkwɪfʌɪ/

Translation of liquefy in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • licuarse
    Example sentences
    • He also liquefied carbon dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, and hydrogen bromide in a similar manner.
    • The critical pressure is the amount of pressure required to liquefy water at the critical temperature.
    • Propellants are liquified gasses which have a low boiling point and vapor pressure high enough to expel the concentrate from the container.

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