liquid state

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Noun1.liquid state - the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility
state of matter, state - (chemistry) the three traditional states of matter are solids (fixed shape and volume) and liquids (fixed volume and shaped by the container) and gases (filling the container); "the solid state of water is called ice"
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Crupp, after some difficulty, consented to warm up; and it shrunk so much in a liquid state, that we found it what Steerforth called 'rather a tight fit' for four.
Lotty, with Teutonic phlegm, was calmly eating bread and currant wine, for the jelly was still in a hopelessly liquid state, while Mrs.
As this plateau is, in its very nature, highly volcanic, and as asphalt is a substance which one associates with Plutonic forces, I cannot doubt that it exists in the free liquid state, and that the creatures may have come in contact with it.
I remember having been much struck with the evidence of denudation, when viewing volcanic islands, which have been worn by the waves and pared all round into perpendicular cliffs of one or two thousand feet in height; for the gentle slope of the lava-streams, due to their formerly liquid state, showed at a glance how far the hard, rocky beds had once extended into the open ocean.
In the oil & gas industry, cold insulation materials are used for insulation of storage tanks, where LNG is stored and in the liquefaction plant, where conversion of natural gas into liquid state is undertaken.
The University of Southern Denmark intends to purchase a 500 MHz NMR spectrometer with both liquid state and solid state NMR capabilities.
The possibility has arisen of converting the Mackenzie gas into a liquid state, enabling it to be exported by sea as LNG.
Ross Vertical Blender/Dryers are ideal for vacuum drying a wide range of applications in either solid or liquid state, such as powders, granules, pellets, fibers, pastes and slurries.
The country of 86 million relies heavily on gas to generate power for households and industry, but has had difficulty securing imports because it lacks a terminal to process LNG, which is natural gas chilled into a liquid state.
The agreement is related to the introduction of a new technology in Egypt that involves the transformation of LNG from its liquid state to its natural gaseous state, which will be transferred into the national network as natural gas.
Eduardo Zablah Touche, president of Energia del Pacifico (EDP), said " a regasification plant will be built which will be the receiving terminal for natural gas in its liquid state (liquefied natural gas), so that it can be converted into gas (natural gas) and which will be used to generate energy.
An indicator light on the SFT-10 pump module alerts the user to proper operation of the Peltier pre-cooler, ensuring CO2 is maintained in the liquid state.