noun, plural lix·iv·i·ums, lix·iv·i·a [lik-siv-ee-uh]. /lɪkˈsɪv i ə/.
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A few drops of lixivium tartari were instilled into this water without producing any sensible effervescence.
Lixivium means made into lye; hence, of the color of ashes and water.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
If Lead be boiled for a long time in a lixivium of fixed alkali, part of it will be dissolved.Elements of the Theory and Practice of Chymistry, 5th ed.|Pierre Joseph Macquer
This lixivium, being weak, should be run off into a separate tank.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
He usually, however, refers to potash as lixivium or salt therefrom, and by other distinctive terms.De Re Metallica|Georgius Agricola