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Liquify vs. Liquidate

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  • Liquify

    Same as liquefy.

  • Liquidate

    To determine by agreement or by litigation the precise amount of (indebtedness); or, where there is an indebtedness to more than one person, to determine the precise amount of (each indebtedness); to make the amount of (an indebtedness) clear and certain.

  • Liquidate

    In an extended sense: To ascertain the amount, or the several amounts, of, and apply assets toward the discharge of (an indebtedness).

  • Liquidate

    To discharge; to pay off or settle, as an indebtedness.

  • Liquidate

    To make clear and intelligible.

  • Liquidate

    To convert (assets) into cash.

  • Liquidate

    To kill; - used mostly of governments or organizations killing their enemies; as, Stalin liquidated many of the Kulaks.

  • Liquidate

    To dissolve (an organization); to terminate (an activity).

Webster Dictionary
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  • Liquify (verb)

    make (a solid substance) liquid, as by heating;

    "liquefy the silver"

  • Liquidate (verb)

    get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing;

    "The mafia liquidated the informer"

    "the double agent was neutralized"

  • Liquidate (verb)

    eliminate by paying off (debts)

  • Liquidate (verb)

    convert into cash;

    "I had to liquidate my holdings to pay off my ex-husband"

  • Liquidate (verb)

    settle the affairs of by determining the debts and applying the assets to pay them off;

    "liquidate a company"

Princeton's WordNet
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