leach

To dissolve from a rock. For example, when acidic water passes through fractured rocks, soluble minerals leach, or dissolve, from the rocks.
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Leach

• (n.) A quantity of wood ashes, through which water passes, and thus imbibes the alkali. • (n.) A tub or vat for leaching ashes, bark, etc. • (n.) See 3d Leech. • (v. t.) To remove the soluble constituents from by subjecting to the action of percolating water or other liquid; as, to leach ashes or coffee. • (n.) See Leech,...
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leach

leaching noun the process of leaching
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Leach

[automobile] Leach-Biltwell Motor Company designed, engineered, manufactured, and distributed luxury automobiles in the early 1920s. They used a Continental 303.1 cubic inch inline six-cylinder engine. Some of the advanced features of the Power-Plus Six included a tilt and telescoping steering column, removable steering wheel (to be used as...
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Leach

[steam automobile company] Leach or Leach Steamer was an American automobile company started in 1899. ...
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Leach

Leach intransitive verb To part with soluble constituents by percolation.
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Leach

Leach noun (Nautical) See 3d Leech .
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Leach

Leach transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Leached ; present participle & verbal noun Leaching .] [ Written also leech and letch .] 1. To remove the soluble constituents from by subjecting to the action of ...
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Leach

Dissolve or wash out soluble components of soil by heavy watering.
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Leach

Dissolve or wash out soluble components of soil by heavy watering.
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Leach

dissolving metals from ore by draining a solution intended to place the minerals in solution.
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Leach

Leach is old slang for a medicine man, a doctor.
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Leach

The downward transport of dissolved or suspended minerals, fertilizers, pesticides and other substances by water percolating through the soil.
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Leach

To dissolve and remove the soluble constituents of a rock or soil.
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Leach

to dissolve in water and wash away.
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Leach

To extract a soluble component from a mixture by the process of percolation.
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Leach

Water that collects contaminants as it trickles through wastes, pesticides, or fertilizers. Leaching
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leach

[n] - the process of leaching 2. [v] - cause (a liquid) to leach or percolate 3. [v] - permeate 4. [v] - remove substances from by a percolating liquid
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