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1. The state of being liquid.
2. The quality of being readily convertible into cash: an investment with high liquidity.
3. Available cash or the capacity to obtain it on demand: a bank that is increasing its liquidity by shortening the average term of its loans.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Banking & Finance) the possession of sufficient liquid assets to discharge current liabilities
2. the state or quality of being liquid
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
li•quid•i•ty(lɪˈkwɪd ɪ ti)
1. a liquid state or quality.
2. the ability or ease with which assets can be converted into cash.
[1610–20; < Latin]
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The ease with which an asset can be converted into money. Cash is perfectly liquid but shares in a company are less liquid because they must be sold first before money is obtained. Assets such as property are even less liquid because they are harder to sell than shares.
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|Noun||1.||liquidity - the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility|
|2.||liquidity - the property of flowing easily; "adding lead makes the alloy easier to cast because the melting point is reduced and the fluidity is increased"; "they believe that fluidity increases as the water gets warmer"|
thinness - a consistency of low viscosity; "he disliked the thinness of the soup"
|3.||liquidity - being in cash or easily convertible to cash; debt paying ability|
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A. N (Fin) → liquidez f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
liquidity[lɪˈkwɪdɪti] n [company] → liquidité f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Liquidität f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
liquidity[lɪˈkwɪdɪtɪ] n (Fin) → liquidità
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995