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adjective sol·id \ˈsäl-əd\

Medical Definition of solid

  1. 1:  being without an internal cavity :  not hollow <solid tumors>

  2. 2:  possessing or characterized by the properties of a solid :  neither gaseous nor liquid

  3. 3of immunity :  capable of resisting severe challenge

solidly adverb



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solid

noun sol·id

Medical Definition of solid

  1. 1:  a substance that does not flow perceptibly under moderate stress, has a definite capacity for resisting forces (as compression or tension) which tend to deform it, and under ordinary conditions retains a definite size and shape

  2. 2:  the part of a solution or suspension that when freed from solvent or suspending medium has the qualities of a solid—usually used in plural <milk solids>





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