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Definition of Leach
LeachLeach Leach, n. (Naut.)
See 3d Leech. LeachLeach Leach, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Leached; p. pr. & vb. n.
Leaching.] [Written also leech and letch.]
1. To remove the soluble constituents from by subjecting to
the action of percolating water or other liquid; as, to
leach ashes or coffee.
2. To dissolve out; -- often used with out; as, to leach out
alkali from ashes.
Leach Leach, v. i.
To part with soluble constituents by percolation.
LeachLeach Leach, n.
See Leech, a physician. [Obs.] leachLeech Leech, n. [Cf. LG. leik, Icel. l[=i]k, Sw. lik boltrope,
st[*a]ende liken the leeches.] (Naut.)
The border or edge at the side of a sail. [Written also
Leech line, a line attached to the leech ropes of sails,
passing up through blocks on the yards, to haul the
leeches by. --Totten.
Leech rope, that part of the boltrope to which the side of
a sail is sewed. leachLeech Leech, n. [OE. leche, l[ae]che, physician, AS. l[=ae]ce;
akin to Fries. l[=e]tza, OHG. l[=a]hh[=i], Icel. l[ae]knari,
Sw. l["a]kare, Dan. l[ae]ge, Goth. l[=e]keis, AS. l[=a]cnian
to heal, Sw. l["a]ka, Dan. l[ae]ge, Icel. l[ae]kna, Goth.
1. A physician or surgeon; a professor of the art of healing.
[Written also leach.] [Archaic] --Spenser.
Leech, heal thyself. --Wyclif (Luke
2. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous genera and species of
annulose worms, belonging to the order Hirudinea, or
Bdelloidea, esp. those species
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- Michael Charles Leach
9, 1961) is an American college football
coach, the head coach
at Washington State University
in Pullman since
(born 22 June 1991) is an English cricketer
for Somerset County Cricket
Club and England. A spin bowler, he bowls
- Jesse David Leach
(born July 3, 1978) is an American musician
from Providence, Rhode
Island, and is the lead vocalist
of the metalcore
is the loss or extraction
of certain materials
from a carrier
into a liquid
(usually, but not always
a solvent). and may refer
- Cary Grant
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- Robin Douglas Leach
1941 – 24 August
2018) was an English entertainment reporter
from London. Beginning
as a print
- Carlton Leach
is an author, occasional
actor, and a former
criminal. He was born in Canning
Town, (East London since
- Kimberly Leach
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