eliquate

transitive verb
eli·​quate | \ ēˈlīˌkwāt, ə̇ˈ-; ˈeləˌk- \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of eliquate

1 obsolete : to cause to flow freely : liquefy
2a : liquate, smelt
b : to part by liquefaction

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History and Etymology for eliquate

Latin eliquatus, past participle of eliquare to strain, clarify, cause to flow freely, from e- + liquare to strain, liquefy, melt

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“Eliquate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eliquate. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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