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fil·tra·tion

 (fĭl-trā′shən)
n.
The act or process of filtering.

filtration

(fɪlˈtreɪʃən)
n
(Chemistry) the act or process of filtering

fil·tra·tion

(fĭl-trā′shən)
The act or process of filtering, especially the process of passing a liquid or gas, such as air, through a filter in order to remove solid particles.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.filtration - the process whereby fluids pass through a filter or a filtering mediumfiltration - the process whereby fluids pass through a filter or a filtering medium
natural action, natural process, action, activity - a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings); "the action of natural forces"; "volcanic activity"
percolation, infiltration - the slow passage of a liquid through a filtering medium; "the percolation of rainwater through the soil"; "the infiltration of seawater through the lava"
2.filtration - the act of changing a fluid by passing it through a filter
change - the action of changing something; "the change of government had no impact on the economy"; "his change on abortion cost him the election"
percolation - the filtration of a liquid for extraction or purification
Translations

filtration

[fɪlˈtreɪʃən] Nfiltración f

filtration

[fɪlˈtreɪʃən] nfiltration f
water filtration → filtration de l'eau

fil·tra·tion

n. filtración, colación, acción de pasar a través de un filtro.

filtration

n filtración f
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5 In early stage of DN, the reduced negative charge components on glomerular basement membrane and the increased diameter of filtration pores on glomerular filtration membrane increases the excretion volume of proteins with moderate molecular weight.
Objective: To evaluate the effects on filtration membrane of glomerulus after islet transplantation in a rat model of streptozotocin-induced diabetic nephropathy.
As is well known, hydrogels can hold large amounts of water yet remaining insoluble in water because of the three-dimensional and crosslinked networks [26], Because of the high capability of absorbing water, recent works have focused on the preparation of hydrogels as the antifouling filtration membrane [27].
The result is that troops wind up drinking micron size (invisible to the eye) pieces of the filtration membrane.
4-mL capacity chamber and a plunger that contains the filtration membrane at one end and a preattached septum cap at the other.
subsidiary Hydranautics ("ND/HY" collectively) have landed a contract to supply their "SWC5" high-performance reverse osmosis (RO) filtration membrane elements for a seawater desalination plant to be constructed on the Mediterranean coast in Algeria, north Africa, a country suffering from chronic water shortage.
The filtration membrane provides reliable performance and a dependable barrier to contamination.
Tetratex is a surface filtration membrane, acting as a primary dust cake, requiring no dust cake to act as a filter aid, either before or during operation.
A Midlands based company processing ingredients used in pork has overcome its dust emission problems using the Ravlex MX embedded surface filtration membrane from Ravensworth Ltd.
Tenders are invited for Supply, installation and commissioning of hollow fiber Ultra Filtration Membrane Water Treatment Plant in connection with Improvement of Rural water supply scheme at Patradevi, Kadshi Mopa, Ugvem, Tamboxem, Gauthanwada, Varcond, Virnoda,Porescodem.