1. The act or operation of making or becoming liquid; also, the capacity of becoming liquid.

2. <chemistry> The process of separating, by heat, an easily fusible metal from one less fusible; eliquation.

Origin: L. Liquatio: cf. F. Liquation.

(01 Mar 1998)

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