liquefiable


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liq·ue·fy

also liq·ui·fy (lĭk′wə-fī′)
v. liq·ue·fied, liq·ue·fy·ing, liq·ue·fies also liq·ui·fied or liq·ui·fy·ing or liq·ui·fies
v.tr.
To cause to become liquid, especially:
a. To melt (a solid) by heating.
b. To condense (a gas) by cooling.
v.intr.
To become liquid.

[Middle English liquefien, from Old French liquefier, from Latin liquefacere : liquēre, to be liquid + facere, to make; see fact.]

liq′ue·fi′a·ble adj.
liq′ue·fi′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.liquefiable - capable of being liquefied
liquid - existing as or having characteristics of a liquid; especially tending to flow; "water and milk and blood are liquid substances"
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the existing levee has known deficiencies including steep waterside slopes active scour within horseshoe bend, seepage through the levee, and potentially liquefiable material within the levee and foundation.
CISS piles are frequently used for a bridge foundation when the construction site consists of soft or liquefiable soil or when a large lateral soil deformation due to seismic loading is expected.
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Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) is a colourless, odourless and environment friendly mixture of hydrocarbons (mainly propane and butane) which is gaseous at normal temperature and pressure, and liquefiable under reduced temperature or moderate pressure.
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