lixiviate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To wash or percolate the soluble matter from.
    • To subject to a washing process for the intended purpose of breaking up soluble product from that which is insoluble; to leach, as ashes, for the intended purpose of removing the alkaline substances.
  • verb:
    • to split up (a substance) into dissolvable and insoluble elements through percolation; to leach.
  • adjective:
    • Of or relating to lye or lixivium; associated with quality of alkaline salts.
    • Impregnated with salts from lumber ashes.
    • Of or regarding lye or lixivium; regarding the top-notch alkaline salts.
    • Impregnated with salts from timber ashes.
  • others:
    • To susceptible to the process of lixiviation; kind into lye; impregnate with salts from wood-ashes: as, lixiviated liquid.
    • regarding lye or lixivium; for the nature of alkaline salts.
    • Impregnated with salts from wood-ashes.

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