Sunday, June 03, 2012
Definitions for levigate
- To rub, grind, or reduce to a fine powder.
- Chemistry. To make a homogeneous mixture of, as gels.
- Botany. Having a smooth, glossy surface; glabrous.
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Citations for levigate
It is sufficient to levigate them with water to obtain them very white.
This clay, carefully levigated, and covered with an excellent glaze, yielded a red ware…
Origin of levigate
Levigate is derived from the Latin word lēvigātus meaning "to smooth."