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fluid

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˈfluː.ɪd/
C2 a substance that flows and is not solid: If you have a fever you should drink plenty of fluids. power steering fluid The virus is contracted through exchange of bodily fluids (= liquids, such as blood, that come from the human body).
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adjective uk   us   /ˈfluː.ɪd/

fluid adjective (MOVEMENT)

fluid adjective (LIKELY TO CHANGE)

If situations, ideas, or plans are fluid, they are not fixed and are likely to change, often repeatedly and unexpectedly: The military situation is still very fluid.
Translations of “fluid”
in Arabic سائل…
in Korean 액체…
in Malaysian cecair…
in French fluide, liquide…
in Turkish sıvı…
in Italian liquido…
in Chinese (Traditional) 液體, 流質…
in Russian жидкость…
in Polish płyn, płyny…
in Vietnamese một chất lỏng nào đó, chất lỏng…
in Spanish fluido, líquido…
in Portuguese fluido, líquido…
in Thai ของเหลว…
in German die Flüssigkeit…
in Catalan líquid…
in Japanese 液体…
in Indonesian encer, cairan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 液体, 流质…
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