lixiviate


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lixiviate

[lik′siv·ē‚āt]
(chemical engineering)
To extract a soluble component from a solid mixture by washing or percolation processes.
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Total arsenic in lixiviates digested compost determined by ICP-MS compared to inorganic arsenic and As (III) determined in lixiviates compost by SWV.
Pregnant lixiviate from each recovery well was co-mingled at the header house and pumped directly to the plant.