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English definition of “solid”

solid

noun (NOT LIQUID/GAS)    /ˈsɒl.ɪd/ US  /ˈsɑː.lɪd/
[C] a substance that is not liquid or gas The state of matter [C usually plural] a food not in liquid form Food - general words
(Definition of solid noun (NOT LIQUID/GAS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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