liquefied liquefied  /ˈlɪ kwə ˌfaɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) reduced to a liquid state
  2. (adj) reduced to liquid form by heating
  3. (v) become liquid
  4. (v) make (a solid substance) liquid, as by heating
  5. (v) become liquid or fluid when heated

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It can't be shipped unless it's cooled and liquefied.
  2. But with oil in the $60 range, liquefied coal is looking better than ever.
  3. Building more terminals to receive liquefied natural gas, as Bush has suggested, simply makes it easier for us to import more natural gas.

News

  1. Exxon seeks to export Canadian LNG

    VICTORIA, British Columbia, June 21 (UPI) -- ExxonMobil is seeking permission to export 30 million metric tons of liquefied natural gas annually from British Columbia in what is considered to be the biggest export scheme ever proposed for Canada's West Coast.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: UPI

  2. Russia Hastens China Energy Pivot With Crude, LNG Supply Deals

    Russia signed deals to supply China with crude oil and liquefied natural gas, deepening the embrace between the world’s largest energy producer and the fastest- growing major economy.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Putin signals end to Gazprom's Russian gas export monopoly

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin signaled the gradual end of state-controlled Gazprom's monopoly on exports of natural gas, opening the way for rivals Novatek and Rosneft to compete for huge new Asian markets. He made the announcement minutes after Novatek signed a deal on Friday to supply at least 3 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) annually to China. China ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "So in the next few weeks we want to extend the measures and sanctions to include investment in liquefied natural gas. I believe that sends another signal to the regime that what is happening is unacceptable," Brown said.
    on Apr 17, 2008 By: Gordon Brown Source: The Age

  2. "It would be inappropriate for me to take a position on any application before the review process is complete, but I do believe that liquefied natural gas should be a part of California's energy portfolio," Schwarzenegger said in a statement Monday.
    on Apr 9, 2007 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "This makes a pretty ideal LNG (liquefied natural gas) project," Brenneman said, adding a small team has been looking into the feasibility of the gas field.
    on Nov 28, 2005 By: Ron Brenneman Source: 940 News

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