v. t.1.To obtain mercury from, as mercuric minerals, which may be done by any application of intense heat that expels the mercury in fumes, which are afterward condensed.
[imp. & p. p. Mercurified ; p. pr. & vb. n. Mercurifying .]
2.To combine or mingle mercury with; to impregnate with mercury; to mercurialize.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.