Characteristics of a Solid?

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Solids are one of the ways in which matter exists and they have the following characteristics: a fixed volume, a fixed shape, they are not easily compressible and they do not flow easily. The other ways in which matter exists is in liquid and gaseous form.
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Solid is one of the classical states of matter. Others are liquid and gas. Solid is defined by its rigidity and resistance. It resists changes in shape and volume. Solid does not take the shape of its container like liquid nor does it expand to fill space like gas.
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