noun, plural lix·iv·i·ums, lix·iv·i·a [lik-siv-ee-uh]. /lɪkˈsɪv i ə/.
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Lixivium means made into lye; hence, of the color of ashes and water.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
A war of pamphlets followed, Ranby, the serjeant-surgeon, maintaining that the patient had died of the lixivium.A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2)|Charles Creighton
Alkaline lixivium dissolves (though sometimes with difficulty) mucus, and generally pus.Zoonomia, Vol. II|Erasmus Darwin
Upon a somewhat higher level the cisterns of the clear lixivium may be placed.
This lixivium, being weak, should be run off into a separate tank.