De*liq"ui*um (?), n. [L. See Deliquiate.]

1. Chem.

A melting or dissolution in the air, or in a moist place; a liquid condition; as, a salt falls into a deliquium.

[R.]

2.

A sinking away; a swooning.

[Obs.]

Bacon.

3.

A melting or maudlin mood.

Carlyle.

 

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