Science / Chemistry / Liquid: A state of matter that has a high density and is incompressible compared to a gas. Liquids take the shape of their container but do not expand to fill the container as gases do. Liquids diffuse much more slowly than gases.

Other Words for Liquid

Liquid Adjective Synonyms: convertible, solvent, profitable
Liquid Noun Synonyms: bright, shining, brilliant, clear, transparent, translucent, limpid
Liquid Verb Synonyms: fluid, liquor, juice, solution

Liquid Crystal Display

Technology / Television (TV) / Liquid Crystal Display: An LCD television or monitor uses liquid crystals that act as 'shutters' within the television screen. An LCD television has thousands of small light sources at the rear of the display. A layer of cel MORE

Liquid Compass

Technology / Aviation / Liquid Compass: A non-electronic, calibratable compass floating in a liquid as a panel instrument: aka WET COMPASS. MORE


Business / Accounting / Liquidity: A company's ability to meet current obligations with cash or other assets that can be quickly converted to cash. MORE


Business / Machine Shop / Liquidus: The lowest temperature at which a metal or an alloy is completely liquid. MORE

Liquidity Theory Of The Term Structure

Business / Finance / Liquidity Theory Of The Term Structure: A biased expectations theory that asserts that the implied forward rates will not be a pure estimate of the market's expectations of future interest rates because they embody a liquidity premium. MORE

Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

Technology / Computers / Liquid Crystal Display (LCD): A type of display used in digital watches and many portable computers. LCD displays utilize two sheets of polarizing material with a liquid crystal solution between them. An electric current passed th MORE