liquidness

liquidness
noun
1. the property of flowing easily
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adding lead makes the alloy easier to cast because the melting point is reduced and the fluidity is increased

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they believe that fluidity increases as the water gets warmer

Syn: ↑fluidity, ↑fluidness, ↑liquidity, ↑runniness
Derivationally related forms: ↑runny (for: ↑runniness), ↑liquid (for: ↑liquidity), ↑fluid (for: ↑fluidness), ↑fluid (for: ↑fluidity)
Hypernyms: ↑thinness
2. the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility
Syn: ↑liquid, ↑liquidity, ↑liquid state
Derivationally related forms: ↑liquid (for: ↑liquidity), ↑liquid, ↑liquify (for: ↑liquid)
Hypernyms: ↑state of matter, ↑state

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Liquidness — Liq uid*ness, n. The quality or state of being liquid; liquidity; fluency. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • liquidness — liquid ► NOUN ▪ a substance with a consistency like that of water or oil, i.e. flowing freely but of constant volume. ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to or being a liquid. 2) clear, like water. 3) (of a sound) pure and flowing. 4) not fixed or stable. 5) …   English terms dictionary

  • liquidness — noun see liquid I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • liquidness — See liquidly. * * * …   Universalium

  • liquidness — noun a) The quality of being liquid (flowing state of matter). b) The quality of being liquid (easily sold or disposed of) …   Wiktionary

  • liquidness — n. liquidity, fluidity, state of being fluid …   English contemporary dictionary

  • liquidness — n. Fluidity, liquidity …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • liquidness — li·quid·ness …   English syllables

  • Fluidity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Fluidity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 fluidity fluidity liquidity Sgm: N 1 liquidness liquidness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 gaseity gaseity &c. 334 GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 fluid fluid …   English dictionary for students

  • liquid state — noun the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility • Syn: ↑liquid, ↑liquidness, ↑liquidity • Derivationally related forms: ↑liquid (for:… …   Useful english dictionary

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