illuviate


Related to illuviate: zone of illuviation

il·lu·vi·ate

 (ĭ-lo͞o′vē-āt′)
intr.v. il·lu·vi·at·ed, il·lu·vi·at·ing, il·lu·vi·ates
To undergo illuviation.

[Back-formation from illuviation.]

illuviate

(ɪˈluːvɪˌeɪt)
vb
to deposit illuvium

il•lu•vi•ate

(ɪˈlu viˌeɪt)

v.i. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to undergo or produce illuviation.
[1925–30; illuvi(al) + -ate1]