Other words from lixiviationlix•iv′i•ate′ (lĭk-sĭv′ē-āt′) v.
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On calcination and subsequent lixiviation it yields ordinary alum.
The niter was obtained from lixiviation of nitrous earth found under old houses, barns, etc.The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2)|Jefferson Davis
When the calcined mineral becomes thoroughly cold, we may proceed to the lixiviation.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
A good deal of salt is made by lixiviation of the soil and evaporating by fire.
In either event, whether obtained from wool residues or from lixiviation of wood-ash, it would be an impure potash.De Re Metallica|Georgius Agricola