an amino acid hydrosol used in weight-reduction programs as a substitute for all or some meals: generally regarded as hazardous to health because of low nutritional content and recommended for controlled use only under medical supervision.
noun 1. See under (def 2). [stawr-aks, stohr-] /ˈstɔr æks, ˈstoʊr-/ noun 1. a solid resin with a vanillalike odor, obtained from a small tree, Styrax officinalis: formerly used in medicine and perfumery. 2. a liquid balsam (liquid storax) obtained from species of liquidambar, especially from the wood and inner bark of Liquidambar orientalis (Levant […]
[lik-wi-duh s] /ˈlɪk wɪ dəs/ noun, Physical Chemistry. 1. (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. liquidus (lĭk’wĭ-dəs) The minimum temperature at which all components of a mixture (such as an alloy) can be in […]
- Liquid x
noun 1. another name for gamma hydroxybutyrate
/ˈlɪkwɪˌfaɪ/ verb -fies, -fying, -fied 1. another spelling of liquefy v. alternative spelling of liquefy.