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Related to illiquid: Illiquid Market, Illiquid Assets


1. Not readily converted into cash: illiquid assets.
2. Lacking cash or liquid assets.

il′li·quid′i·ty n.
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1. (Banking & Finance) (of an asset) not easily convertible into cash
2. (Banking & Finance) (of an enterprise, organization, etc) deficient in liquid assets
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(ɪˈlɪk wɪd)

not readily convertible into cash; not liquid.
il`li•quid′i•ty, n.
il•liq′uid•ly, adv.
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A. ADJfalto de liquidez
B. CPD illiquid assets NPLactivos mpl no realizables (a corto plazo)
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