semisolid

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj semisolid partly solid; having a rigidity and viscosity intermediate between a solid and a liquid "a semisolid mixture"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Semisolid Partially solid.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n semisolid A surface composed of facets, like a geometrical solid, but not closing so as to inclose space.
    • semisolid Half-solid.
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Usage

In literature:

Cysts may be true or false tumors and consist of a capsule containing a fluid or semisolid content.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
The motions were semisolid, green, and offensive.
"Scurvy Past and Present" by Alfred Fabian Hess
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In news:

The manufacture of orally dissolving films is done by various methods such as solvent casting, hot-melt extrusion, semisolid casting, solid-dispersion extrusion, and rolling.
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