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leach away

[for something] to erode or wash away gradually by leaching. The soft sandstone leached away under the constant rains. The flowerpots sat out in the rain, where all the nutrients in the soil leached away.
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leach in (to something)

[for a substance] to seep or penetrate into something. The salt leached into the soil and ruined it. A tremendous amount of salt leached in.
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leach out of something

[for a substance] to seep or drain out of something. All the nutrients leached out of the soil and nothing would grow. The phosphorus leached out of the soil after a few years.
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leach something away (from something)

 and leach something out (of something); leach something out; leach something away
to remove something from something by leaching. The heavy rains leached nutrients away from the soil. The rains leached away the nutrients.
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The amount of copper in grams leached from treated cubes was obtained by multiplying the copper concentration in each leachate obtained by atomic absorption analysis by the volume of the leachates.
The nitrogen remaining in the leached monoethanolamine treated blocks was much lower than that of the ethylenediamine-treated blocks.
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Lebow (10) reported that factors such as preservative retention, time of exposure, wood species, grain orientation, exposed area of the product, water movement, pH and solubilized organics or inorganics of the leaching media influence the amount of CCA components leached from treated wood.
In a Georgia trial, scientists are adding leached materials to test tubes containing cells that respond to estrogen.
It also showed that the mixing of wastes gave leaching results similar to what would be calculated if the wastes were leached separately and the results combined in proper proportions.
It would be expected to leach compounds and concentrations from the system sand similar to that leached from the core butts and core room wastes.
Up to this point, only errors introduced after the samples were leached have been considered.
The Company believes that the untested leached cap represents an immediate drill target and that the reconnaissance geophysics strongly suggests that a large body of untested sulphide mineralization may exist on the property.
The grind sizes used in the column leach tests were a relatively coarse P80-212 micrometers (80% passing -65 mesh), and a finer P80-106 micrometers (80% passing -150 mesh) grind size that effectively leached at the same rate for two out of three of the tested zones.
The First Prospect is a large, leached and oxidized, silica cap, roughly 2.
The area of interest could be as large as 1,500 by 2,000 meters and the presence of anomalous copper and highly anomalous molybdenum suggests that the system is copper-bearing and could be strongly leached with the possibility of a secondary enrichment blanket.
The area of interest could be as large as 1,500 by 2,000 meters and the presence of anomalous copper and highly anomalous molybdenum suggests that the system is copper- bearing and could be strongly leached with the possibility of a secondary enrichment blanket.
The Marigold mill processes activated carbon "loaded" with gold leached from oxide ore stacked on Daisy's leach pads.