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Noun: leaching  lee-ching
  1. The process of leaching
    - leach
Verb: leach  leech
  1. Cause (a liquid) to leach or percolate
  2. Permeate or penetrate gradually
    "the fertilizer leached into the ground";
    - percolate
  3. Remove substances from by a percolating liquid
    "leach the soil";
    - strip

Sounds like: leached, leeching, leec

Derived forms: leachings

Type of: action, activity, dribble, filter, natural action, natural process, remove, take, take away, trickle, withdraw

Encyclopedia: Leaching

Leach, Robert