semisolid

semisolid
semisolid [sem΄isäl′id]
adj.
viscous and slowly flowing, as hot asphalt
n.
a semisolid substance

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  • Semisolid — Sem i*sol id, a. Partially solid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • semisolid — adjective Date: 1834 having the qualities of both a solid and a liquid ; highly viscous • semisolid noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • semisolid — /sem ee sol id, sem uy /, adj. 1. having a somewhat firm consistency; more or less solid. n. 2. a semisolid substance. [1825 35; SEMI + SOLID] * * * …   Universalium

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  • semisolid — sem•i•sol•id [[t]ˌsɛm iˈsɒl ɪd, ˌsɛm aɪ [/t]] adj. 1) phs having a somewhat firm consistency 2) phs a semisolid substance • Etymology: 1825–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • semisolid — /sɛmiˈsɒləd/ (say semee soluhd) adjective 1. not completely solid; very viscous. –noun 2. a semisolid substance …  

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  • Semisolid metal forming — Semisolid metal forming. См. Полутвердое формование металла. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

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