liquify

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v liquify become liquid or fluid when heated "the frozen fat liquefied"
    • v liquify make (a solid substance) liquid, as by heating "liquefy the silver"
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Usage

In literature:

The manure thus liquified is made by a comparatively small number of animals.
"A Walk from London to John O'Groat's" by Elihu Burritt
Yet I only smoked two, and liquified with one glass of spirits and water.
"The Journal of Sir Walter Scott" by Walter Scott
The light of her eyes seemed to liquify his heart.
"The Furnace of Gold" by Philip Verrill Mighels
The liquified cacao bean put into the pots contains 54 to 55 per cent.
"Cocoa and Chocolate" by Arthur W. Knapp
Through Debussy, music had liquified, become opalescent and impalpable and fluent.
"Musical Portraits" by Paul Rosenfeld
The blood is usually congealed, but when brought near the saint's carefully preserved head, it is miraculously liquified.
"The Mysteries of All Nations" by James Grant
With him was a small, sun-powered engine and tanks of liquified food concentrates and oxygen.
"The Penal Cluster" by Ivar Jorgensen (AKA Randall Garrett)
Keep them stirring over the fire, till they begin to soften and to liquify.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
All salts are in this manner susceptible of being liquified by caloric, but in higher or lower degrees of temperature.
"Elements of Chemistry," by Antoine Lavoisier
He designed to relieve the ear from the clash of supernumerary consonants, and to liquify by a vowelly confluence.
"Amenities of Literature" by Isaac Disraeli
The salt will in a short time liquify, and must then be kept quietly simmering, avoiding violent ebullition.
"A Select Collection of Valuable and Curious Arts and Interesting Experiments," by Various Unknown
The fumes which it gives forth are blinding as the brimstone's liquifying.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Vol. 1. No 1, June 1850" by Various
Heat is employed in liquifying solids, and becomes latent thereby, and returns to the sensible state when the liquid solidifies.
"Curiosities of Heat" by Lyman B. Tefft
Then the liquified turnpike spreads over the valleys and yellow cascades roar down the defenseless ruts.
"The Army Mule and Other War Sketches" by Henry A. Castle
An unsuccessful attempt lately made at Vienna to liquify oxygen, clearly shows this enormous resistance.
"Illustrations of Universal Progress" by Herbert Spencer
The ammonia absorbs heat when it vaporizes and gives up heat when it is compressed and liquified.
"Physics" by Willis Eugene Tower
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In news:

C)Pour 12oz beer into pot,(this is where you would add the Tabasco sauce, if you are going to use it) and stir with whisk until BBQ sauce is liquified.
The state Court of Appeals upheld the right of Clatsop County to deny approval of a pipeline through the county to bring liquified natural gas to an export terminal near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Eco-friendly, Nonflammable Liquified Gas Propellant.
Statoil May Consider Canadian Liquified Natural Gas Business.
Royal Dutch Shell has placed an order for the first ever floating liquified natural gas plant, according to OilPrice.com.
The state Court of Appeals upheld the right of Clatsop County to deny approval of a pipeline through the county to bring liquified natural gas to an export terminal near the mouth of the Columbia River .
Liquified natural gas (LNG) is still a looming issue.
Authorities respond Thursday morning to the railyard along US Highway 15 in Gang Mills for a tanker car that was leaking liquified petroleum gas.
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