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Solid Definition

Chemistry Glossary Definition of Solid

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Most metals, like this aluminum, are solids at room temperature.

Most metals, like this aluminum, are solids at room temperature.

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Solid Definition: state of matter characterized by particles arranged such that their shape and volume are relatively stable. The constituents of a solid tend to be packed together much closer than the particles in a gas or liquid.

Examples: a brick, a penny, a piece of wood, a chunk of aluminum metal

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