Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The process of separating a fusible substance from one less fusible, by means of a degree of heat sufficient to melt the one and not the other, as an alloy of copper and lead; liquation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The process of separating a fusible substance from one less fusible, by means of a degree of heat sufficient to melt the one and not the other, as an alloy of copper and lead; liquation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See liquation.

Etymologies

Latin eliquatio, from eliquare to clarify, strain; e + liquare to make liquid, melt. (Wiktionary)

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