liquid liquid  /ˈlɪ kwəd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure
  2. (n) the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility
  3. (n) fluid matter having no fixed shape but a fixed volume
  4. (n) a frictionless continuant that is not a nasal consonant (especially `l' and `r')
  5. (adj) existing as or having characteristics of a liquid; especially tending to flow
  6. (adj) filled or brimming with tears
  7. (adj) clear and bright
  8. (adj) changed from a solid to a liquid state
  9. (adj) smooth and flowing in quality; entirely free of harshness
  10. (adj) smooth and unconstrained in movement
  11. (adj) in cash or easily convertible to cash

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Usage(s):

  1. Liquid prescription medicine, if the name on the bottle matches the name on the traveler's ticket, and up to 5 oz.
  2. Liquid fuels can be stored in less space, can be fed more accurately, pumped into the combustion chamber under pressure.
  3. They created drinks including a boozy ice cream using liquid nitrogen and an ice-cube-like gin-and-tonic jelly.

News

  1. Liquid Web Incubator Teams To Assist Australian Real Estate Search Engine

    LANSING - Liquid Web's Incubator Program has announced an international partnership with Next Step, an Australian search engine.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Michigan Technology News

  2. Liquid Nutrition Appoints Greg Chamandy to Chief Executive Officer

    The Board of Directors of Liquid Nutrition Group Inc., today announced the appointment of Greg Chamandy to Chief Executive Officer, he also retains his role as Chairman, Liquid Nutrition. Chamandy replaces ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Liquid 11 Launches New "Must Have" App for Website Security and Membership Validation

    LOWESTOFT, England, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liquid 11 launches the simplest-user-friendly verification programme to screen incoming website memberships for inaccurate or false signups and to spearhead ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "Our economy is large and it's open and flexible. Our capital markets are some of the deepest and most liquid. And the long-term health and strong foundation of our economy will shine through and be reflected in currency values," Bush said.
    on Jun 9, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Reuters

  2. The Fed "is working to promote liquid, well-functioning financial markets, which are essential for economic growth," Chairman Ben Bernanke said in a conference call with reporters Sunday night.
    on Mar 16, 2008 By: Ben Bernanke Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. "Over the years I must have spent thousands of hours silently brushing on the liquid coatings, preparing each sheet in anticipation of reaching the perfect print," Penn wrote in his own account of his career, "Passage: A Work Record."
    on Jun 17, 2005 By: Irving Penn Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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