Lixivium
Lixivium Lix*iv"i*um, n. [L. lixivium, lixivia. See {Lixivial}.] A solution of alkaline salts extracted from wood ashes; hence, any solution obtained by lixiviation. [1913 Webster]

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  • Lixivĭum — Lixivĭum, so v.w. Lauge; L. sanguĭnis, ist Blutlauge …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • lixivium — [lik siv′ē əm] n. pl. lixiviums or lixivia [lik siv′ēə] [LL < L lixivius, made into lye < lix, ashes, lye, akin to liquere: see LIQUID] a solution obtained by leaching, as lye …   English World dictionary

  • lixivium — /lik siv ee euhm/, n., pl. lixiviums, lixivia /lik siv ee euh/. 1. the solution, containing alkaline salts, obtained by leaching wood ashes with water; lye. 2. any solution obtained by leaching. [1605 15; < L lixivium lye] * * * …   Universalium

  • lixivium — išplova statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Vandeninis rūgšties, šarmo ar druskos tirpalu iš kietos medžiagos gautas ekstraktas. atitikmenys: angl. leach; leachate; liquor; lixivium rus. щелок …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • lixivium — SYN: lye. [L. ntr. of lixivius, made into lye] * * * lix·iv·i·um lik siv ē əm n, pl ia ē ə or iums a solution (as lye) obtained by lixiviation * * * lix·iv·i·um (lik sivґe əm) [L.] any alkaline filtrate obtained by leaching ashes or other… …   Medical dictionary

  • lixivium — n. solution obtained by leaching; solution obtained by lixiviation; solution that contains alkaline salts that is extracted by leaching wood ashes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lixivium — n. Lye …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • lixivium — lix·iv·i·um …   English syllables

  • lixivium — /lɪkˈsɪviəm/ (say lik siveeuhm) noun (plural lixiviums or lixivia /lɪkˈsɪviə/ (say lik siveeuh)) 1. the solution, containing alkaline salts, obtained by leaching wood ashes with water; lye. 2. any solution obtained by leaching. {Latin, properly… …   Australian English dictionary

  • lixivium — …   Useful english dictionary

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