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viscous
American English: /ˈvɪskəs/
British English: /ˈvɪskəs/

Translation of viscous in Spanish:

adjective

  • Example sentences
    • Our cars run on fuel, which, to some, is a thick viscous liquid that needs to be filled in the petrol tank periodically.
    • In some cases, they have been burnt by leaking mustard gas, which, despite its name, is a thick, viscous liquid.
    • If the lava is very viscous, and there is a great deal of gas present, pumice is formed.

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