eubstance

noun
the property of holding together and retaining its shape
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wool has more body than rayon

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when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake

Syn: ↑consistency, ↑consistence, ↑body
Hypernyms: ↑property
Hyponyms:
Attrubites: ↑thick, ↑thin

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • gaseousness — noun having the consistency of a gas • Derivationally related forms: ↑gaseous • Hypernyms: ↑consistency, ↑consistence, ↑eubstance, ↑body • Hyponyms: ↑bubbliness, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hardness — noun 1. the property of being rigid and resistant to pressure; not easily scratched; measured on Mohs scale • Ant: ↑softness • Derivationally related forms: ↑hard • Hypernyms: ↑consistency, ↑consistence, ↑eubstance, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • porosity — noun the property of being porous; being able to absorb fluids (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑porousness • Ant: ↑solidity • Derivationally related forms: ↑porous (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • softness — noun 1. the property of giving little resistance to pressure and being easily cut or molded (Freq. 2) • Ant: ↑hardness • Derivationally related forms: ↑soft • Hypernyms: ↑consistency, ↑consistence, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • solidness — noun 1. the consistency of a solid • Syn: ↑solidity • Ant: ↑porosity (for: ↑solidity) • Derivationally related forms: ↑solid, ↑solid …   Useful english dictionary

  • thinness — noun 1. relatively small dimension through an object as opposed to its length or width (Freq. 1) the tenuity of a hair the thinness of a rope • Syn: ↑tenuity, ↑slenderness • Ant: ↑thickness …   Useful english dictionary

  • unbreakableness — noun a consistency of something that does not break under pressure • Ant: ↑breakableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑unbreakable • Hypernyms: ↑consistency, ↑consistence, ↑eubstance, ↑bod …   Useful english dictionary


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