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Re: Is mud a liquid or a solid?

Date: Thu Apr 8 22:56:01 1999
Posted By: Ken Johnsen, MadSci Admin
Area of science: Chemistry
ID: 923597247.Ch

Mud is both a liquid and a solid.

Mud consists of a solid, dispersed phase of small soil or clay particles in a 
continuous phase of water. Driy mud has more soil than water while sloshy, 
gooey mud has more water than dirt.

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