[lik-wi-duh s] /ˈlɪk wɪ dəs/
noun, Physical Chemistry.
(on a graph of temperature versus composition) the curve connecting the temperatures at which a solution is in equilibrium with its vapor and with the solid solution.
The minimum temperature at which all components of a mixture (such as an alloy) can be in a liquid state. Below the liquidus the mixture will be partly or entirely solid. See illustration at eutectic. Compare solidus.
- Liquid x
noun 1. another name for gamma hydroxybutyrate
/ˈlɪkwɪˌfaɪ/ verb -fies, -fying, -fied 1. another spelling of liquefy v. alternative spelling of liquefy.
- Liquored up
adjective Drunk (1921+)
[lik-uh-rish, lik-rish, lik-er-is] /ˈlɪk ə rɪʃ, ˈlɪk rɪʃ, ˈlɪk ər ɪs/ noun 1. . /ˈlɪkərɪs; -ərɪʃ/ noun 1. a perennial Mediterranean leguminous shrub, Glycyrrhiza glabra, having spikes of pale blue flowers and flat red-brown pods 2. the dried root of this plant, used as a laxative and in confectionery 3. a sweet having a liquorice […]