Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. liquatus, p. p. of liquare, to melt
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. liquāre, -ātum—liquēre, to be fluid.
The exhausted liquation cakes are "dried" at the same time as other good exhausted liquation cakes.
"De Re Metallica" by Georgius Agricola
Again, The concretion of Ice will not endure a dry attrition without liquation; for if it be rubbed long with a cloth, it melteth.
"The Works of Sir Thomas Browne (Volume 1 of 3)" by Thomas Browne
When a brazing filler metal (BFM) is melted during a brazing process, it is not uncommon for " liquation " to occur.