Meaning of LIQUID in English

LIQUID

n.

Function: noun

Date: 1530

1 : a liquid consonant

2 : a fluid (as water) that has no independent shape but has a definite volume and does not expand indefinitely and that is only slightly compressible

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.