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liquid

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈlɪk.wɪd/ us  
B1 a substance, such as water, that is not solid or a gas and that can be poured easily: Mercury is a liquid at room temperature.

liquid

adjective uk   /ˈlɪk.wɪd/ us  

liquid adjective (MONEY)

in the form of money, rather than investments or property, or able to be changed into money easily: She has very few liquid assets as most of her wealth is tied up in stocks and shares.

liquid adjective (SUBSTANCE)

in the form of a liquid: liquid hydrogen
liquidity
noun [U] uk   /lɪˈkwɪd.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/
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