Filtrate
Filtrate 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. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Filtrate — Fil trate, n. That which has been filtered; the liquid which has passed through the filter in the process of filtration. Contrasted with {retentate}, the material remaining on the filter. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • filtrate — index distill Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • filtrate — (v.) 1610s, probably a back formation from FILTRATION (Cf. filtration). As a noun, from 1846 …   Etymology dictionary

  • filtrate — ► NOUN ▪ a liquid which has passed through a filter …   English terms dictionary

  • filtrate — [fil′trāt΄] vt. filtrated, filtrating [< ML filtratus, pp. of filtrare < filtrum, FILTER] to filter n. a filtered liquid filtration n …   English World dictionary

  • filtrate — UK [ˈfɪltreɪt] / US [ˈfɪlˌtreɪt] noun [countable] Word forms filtrate : singular filtrate plural filtrates chemistry a liquid or gas that has passed through a filter in order to remove solid parts that are not wanted from it …   English dictionary

  • filtrate — That which has passed through a filter. * * * fil·trate fil .trāt vb, fil·trat·ed; fil·trat·ing FILTER filtrate n fluid that has passed through a filter * * * fil·trate (filґtrāt) a liquid or gas that has passed through a filter …   Medical dictionary

  • filtrate — filtratas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Per filtrą pratekėjęs skystis. atitikmenys: angl. filter liquor; filtrate rus. фильтрат …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • filtrate — filtratas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Per filtrą pratekėjęs skystis arba dujos. atitikmenys: angl. filter effluent; filtrate vok. Filterablauf, m; Filtrat, n rus. фильтрат, m …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • filtrate — noun Date: circa 1846 fluid that has passed through a filter …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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