Definition of Levigations

1. Noun. (plural of levigation) ¹



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Definition of Levigations

1. levigation [n] - See also: levigation

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Levigations

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leviable
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leviathans
levied
levier
leviers
levies
levigable
levigate
levigated
levigates
levigating
levigation
levigations (current term)
levin
leviner
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levirate marriages
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leviratical
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levis
levitate

Literary usage of Levigations

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1. The Popular Science Monthly (1882)
"For this purpose the mass is pounded, and the products are separated one after another by successive levigations with water. The clay, which is extremely ..."

2. The Painter, Gilder, and Varnisher's Companion: Containing Rules and (1867)
"... and the liquid being poured from the powder, this is to be washed clean off the crystals by repeated levigations. The choice of these powders is, ..."

3. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention, American Pharmaceutical Association Meeting (1876)
"... levigations, and subsidences. It may take a long time to prepare, but the author knows it can be made. Ph. Jour. Trans., Nov. 14th, 1874, p. 381. ..."

4. The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial Science (1899)
"By repeated levigations a great part, though not the whole, of the sand can be removed. For this reason we preferred to analyse the material as it was, ..."

5. The Use of the Blowpipe in the Qualitative and Quantitative Examination of by Karl Friedrich Plattner (1854)
"... and ground to a fine powder. If there be any metal, from its greater specific gravity, it falls immediately to the bottom. Repeated levigations and ..."

6. Economic Geology; Or, Geology in Its Relations to the Arts and Manufactures by David Page (1874)
"... though, generally speaking, they have to be subjected to repeated levigations to free them from particles of quartz, mica, undecomposed felspar, ..."

7. Economic Geology; Or, Geology in Its Relations to the Arts and Manufactures by David Page (1874)
"... though, generally speaking, they have to be subjected to repeated levigations to free them from particles of quartz, mica, undecomposed felspar, ..."

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