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Meaning of FILTRATE

Pronunciation:  'filtreyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the product of filtration; a gas or liquid that has been passed through a filter
  2. [v]  remove by passing through a filter; "filter out the impurities"
 

FILTRATE is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: filter, filter out, separate out, strain
 
 See Also: fluid, percolate, product, separate

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Fil"trate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Filtrated}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Filtrating}. ] [Cf. LL. filtrare. See {Filter}.]
    To filter; to defecate; as liquid, by straining or
    percolation. --Arbuthnot.
    
    
  2. \Fil"trate\, n.
    That which has been filtered; the liquid which has passed
    through the filter in the process of filtration.
    
    
 

 

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