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liquefy


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Liquefy  \Liq"ue*fy\  (-f[imac]),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Liquefied} 
  (-f[imac]d);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Liquefying}  (-f[imac]`[i^]ng).] 
  [F.  liqu['e]fier,  L.  liquere  to  be  liquid  +  facere  -ficare 
  (in  comp.),  to  make  See  {Liquid},  and  {-fy}.] 
  To  convert  from  a  solid  form  to  that  of  a  liquid;  to  melt;  to 
  dissolve;  and  technically,  to  melt  by  the  sole  agency  of 
  heat. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Liquefy  \Liq"ue*fy\,  v.  i. 
  To  become  liquid. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  liquefy 
  v  1:  become  liquid 
  2:  make  (a  solid  substance)  liquid,  as  by  heating;  "liquefy  the 
  silver"  [syn:  {liquify},  {liquidize},  {liquidise}] 
  3:  become  liquid  or  fluid;  of  a  solid  substance,  when  heated; 
  "the  frozen  fat  liquefied"  [syn:  {liquify}] 




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