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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
Meaning of Leach from wikipedia
in the United States Leach
, Tennessee, an unincorporated community Leach
used if the ore is soluble
in some suitable
is the loss or extraction
of certain materials
from a carrier
into a liquid...
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