Definition for DE-LIQ'UI-UM

DE-LIQ'UI-UM, n. [L.]

  1. In chimistry, a melting or dissolution in the air, or in a moist place. – Encyc.
  2. A liquid state; as, a salt falls into a deliquium. – Fourcroy.
  3. In medicine, a swooning or fainting; called also syncope. – Encyc. Coxe.

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