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- v. Present participle of melt.
- adj. Which is melting, dissolving or liquefying.
- adj. Given over to strong emotion; tender; aroused; emotional, tearful.
- n. The process of changing the state of a substance from solid to liquid by heating it past its melting point
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Liquefaction; the act of causing (something) to melt, or the process of becoming melted.
- adj. Causing to melt; becoming melted; -- used literally or figuratively.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Disposed to melt or soften; feeling or showing tenderness; tender; compassionate.
- Adapted to melt or soften; affecting; moving: as, a melting speech.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid
- adj. becoming liquid
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