Synonyms of 'leach'
to remove or be removed from a substance by a liquid passing through itMinerals leach from the soil much faster on cleared land.
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in the sense of drain
to flow (away) or filter (off)The water drained away.
in the sense of filter
to remove or separate (particles) from (a liquid or gas) by a filterWater filtered through the peat.
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