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semisolid

[sem-ee-sol-id, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm iˈsɒl ɪd, ˌsɛm aɪ-/
adjective
1.
having a somewhat firm consistency; more or less solid.
noun
2.
a semisolid substance.
Origin of semisolid
1825-1835
1825-35; semi- + solid
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semisolid

/ˌsɛmɪˈsɒlɪd/
adjective
1.
  1. having a viscosity and rigidity intermediate between that of a solid and a liquid
  2. partly solid
noun
2.
a substance in this state
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Word Origin and History for semi-solid
adj.

1803, from semi- + solid (adj.).

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