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- Verb

To remove the soluble constituents from by subjecting to the action of percolating water or other liquid; as, to leach ashes or coffee.

- Noun

A quantity of wood ashes, through which water passes, and thus imbibes the alkali.

- Verb

To dissolve out; -- often used with out; as, to leach out alkali from ashes.

- Verb i.

To part with soluble constituents by percolation.

- Noun

A tub or vat for leaching ashes, bark, etc.

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