lixiviate


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lix·iv·i·ate

 (lĭk-sĭv′ē-āt′)
tr.v. lix·iv·i·at·ed, lix·iv·i·at·ing, lix·iv·i·ates
To wash or percolate the soluble matter from (solid material).

[Late Latin lixīvium, lye (from Latin lixīvius, of lye, from lix, lye) + -ate.]

lix·iv′i·a′tion n.
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lixiviate

(lɪkˈsɪvɪˌeɪt)
vb
(tr) chem a less common word for leach11, lixiviate
[C17: from lixivium]
lixˈivial adj
lixˌiviˈation n
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lix•iv•i•ate

(lɪkˈsɪv iˌeɪt)

v.t. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to leach.
[1640–50; < Latin lixīvi(um) lye + -ate1]
lix•iv`i•a′tion, n.
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lixiviate


Past participle: lixiviated
Gerund: lixiviating

Imperative
lixiviate
lixiviate
Present
I lixiviate
you lixiviate
he/she/it lixiviates
we lixiviate
you lixiviate
they lixiviate
Preterite
I lixiviated
you lixiviated
he/she/it lixiviated
we lixiviated
you lixiviated
they lixiviated
Present Continuous
I am lixiviating
you are lixiviating
he/she/it is lixiviating
we are lixiviating
you are lixiviating
they are lixiviating
Present Perfect
I have lixiviated
you have lixiviated
he/she/it has lixiviated
we have lixiviated
you have lixiviated
they have lixiviated
Past Continuous
I was lixiviating
you were lixiviating
he/she/it was lixiviating
we were lixiviating
you were lixiviating
they were lixiviating
Past Perfect
I had lixiviated
you had lixiviated
he/she/it had lixiviated
we had lixiviated
you had lixiviated
they had lixiviated
Future
I will lixiviate
you will lixiviate
he/she/it will lixiviate
we will lixiviate
you will lixiviate
they will lixiviate
Future Perfect
I will have lixiviated
you will have lixiviated
he/she/it will have lixiviated
we will have lixiviated
you will have lixiviated
they will have lixiviated
Future Continuous
I will be lixiviating
you will be lixiviating
he/she/it will be lixiviating
we will be lixiviating
you will be lixiviating
they will be lixiviating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been lixiviating
you have been lixiviating
he/she/it has been lixiviating
we have been lixiviating
you have been lixiviating
they have been lixiviating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been lixiviating
you will have been lixiviating
he/she/it will have been lixiviating
we will have been lixiviating
you will have been lixiviating
they will have been lixiviating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been lixiviating
you had been lixiviating
he/she/it had been lixiviating
we had been lixiviating
you had been lixiviating
they had been lixiviating
Conditional
I would lixiviate
you would lixiviate
he/she/it would lixiviate
we would lixiviate
you would lixiviate
they would lixiviate
Past Conditional
I would have lixiviated
you would have lixiviated
he/she/it would have lixiviated
we would have lixiviated
you would have lixiviated
they would have lixiviated
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