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fil·tra·tion

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

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

filtration

[fɪlˈtreɪʃən] Nfiltración f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

filtration

[fɪlˈtreɪʃən] nfiltration f
water filtration → filtration de l'eau
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

fil·tra·tion

n. filtración, colación, acción de pasar a través de un filtro.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

filtration

n filtración f
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MULTAN -- Commissioner Iftikhar Ali Sahu Wednesday assigned WASA the responsibility to run all water filtration plants in city after reports surfaced that 58 plants were non-functional in Multan division.
MULTAN -- Absence of a suitable mechanism of keeping water filtration plants operational and disconnection of power supply were cited as reasons behind non-functioning of many water filtration plants in the district.
ISLAMABAD -- The Capital Development Authority is going to literally chock the main road leading to the sector I-10 Markaz by relocating the water filtration plant on the edge of the Sohni Road.
To address this issue, CCI Pakistan collaborated with WWF Pakistan to set up safe drinking water filtration plants across the country under project name 'PAANI'.
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The proposed authority would install water filtration plants in all 36 districts of Punjab in collaboration with the private sector, he maintained.
GOLARCHI -- The people of Golarchi are facing many hardships due to closure of the water filtration plant in the town.
The trust has also installed a water filtration plant at the Bolan Gate of F-9 Park, which was inaugurated by Mayor Sheikh Anser Aziz on Monday.
After repeated requests and complaints regarding lack of facilities at the Fatima Jinnah Park popularly known as F-9 Park, the Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) has finally opened a water filtration plant at the park.
Udzorong Central School in Trashigang recently received a sky hydrant water filtration unit from Disaster Aid Australia (DAA) the installation works of which were carried out by the Rotary club of Thimphu.
The acquisition expands the firms' project management bench strength and expertise in water filtration and flowback solutions, bolstering BlueFin's expertise for turnkey pipeline management and flowback services.
Asheville, NC, October 04, 2016 --(PR.com)-- H2O Easy Filtration Products introduces Compound-Catalytic[TM] Carbon with the launch of the WaterGenie "Advanced" series Whole House and Point-of-Use water filtration systems.