eliquate

transitive verb eli·quate \ēˈlīˌkwāt, ə̇ˈ-; ˈeləˌk-\

Definition of eliquate

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. 1 obsolete :  to cause to flow freely :  liquefy

  2. 2a :  liquate, smelt b :  to part by liquefaction

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Origin and Etymology of eliquate

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


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