Liquefaction; the act of causing (something) to melt, or the process of becoming melted.

<chemistry> Melting point, the degree of temperature at which a solid substance melts or fuses; as, the melting point of ice is 0 deg Centigrade or 32 deg Fahr, that of urea is 132 deg Centigrade. Melting pot, a vessel in which anything is melted; a crucible.

(01 Mar 1998)

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