Definition of Solid. Meaning of Solid. Synonyms of Solid
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Definition of Solid
SolidSolid Sol"id, a. [L. solidus, probably akin to sollus whole,
entire, Gr. ???: cf. F. solide. Cf. Consolidate,Soda,
Solder, Soldier, Solemn.]
1. Having the constituent parts so compact, or so firmly
adhering, as to resist the impression or penetration of
other bodies; having a fixed form; hard; firm; compact; --
opposed to fluid and liquid or to plastic, like
clay, or to incompact, like sand.
2. Not hollow; full of matter; as, a solid globe or cone, as
distinguished from a hollow one; not spongy; dense;
hence, sometimes, heavy.
3. (Arith.) Having all the geometrical dimensions; cubic; as,
a solid foot contains 1,728 solid inches.
Note: In this sense, cubics now generally used.
4. Firm; compact; strong; stable; unyielding; as, a solid
pier; a solid pile; a solid wall.
5. Applied to a compound word whose parts are closely united
and form an unbroken word; -- opposed to hyphened. SolidSolid Sol"id, n.
1. A substance that is held in a fixed form by cohesion among
its particles; a substance not fluid.
2. (Geom.) A magnitude which has length, breadth, and
thickness; a part of space bounded on all sides.
Solid of revolution. (Geom.) See Revolution, n., 5.
Meaning of Solid from wikipedia
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