Elixate E*lix"ate, v. t. [L. elixatus, p. p. of elixare to seethe, fr. elixus thoroughly boiled; e + lixare to boil, lix ashes.] To boil; to seethe; hence, to extract by boiling or seething. [Obs.] --Cockeram. [1913 Webster]

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  • elixate — elix·ate …   English syllables

  • elixate — ə̇ˈlikˌsāt transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin elixatus, past participle of elixare, from elixus thoroughly boiled, from e + lixus (from lixa water, lye) more at liquid archaic : boil, seethe …   Useful english dictionary

  • Elix — E*lix , v. t. [See {Elixate}.] To extract. [Obs.] Marston. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • SABBATUM — vox a quiete, Hebr. Gap desc: Hebrew deducta, vel septimum diem Gen. c. 2. v. 2. Exod. c. 20. v. 10. vel septimi anni otium, Lev. c. 25. v. 4. 5. 6. denotat. Longior transsatio est, cum ipsam septimanam comprehendit, ut in illo, Ieiuno bis in… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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