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English definition of “illiquid”

illiquid

adjective
 
 
/ɪˈlɪkwɪd/ FINANCE
used to describe an asset that is not easy to sell and exchange for cash: Her investment is illiquid: it would take time to sell the properties in order to raise cash and release capital. →  Compare liquid
illiquidity noun [U]
(Definition of illiquid from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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