DeliquiumDe*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.
|a spontaneous loss of consciousness caused by insufficient blood to the brain [syn: faint]|
|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|