AskDefine | Define solidness

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1 the state in which a substance has no tendency to flow under moderate stress; resists forces (such as compression) that tend to deform it; and retains a definite size and shape [syn: solid]
2 the consistency of a solid [syn: solidity] [ant: porosity]

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  1. The property of being solid.
    When something melts it loses its solidness and becomes a liquid.
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