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tr. & intr.v. fil·trat·ed, fil·trat·ing, fil·trates
To put or go through a filter.
Material, especially liquid, that has passed through a filter.
[New Latin filtrāre, filtrāt-, to filter, from Medieval Latin filtrum, filter; see filter.]
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(Chemistry) a liquid or gas that has been filtered
(Chemistry) another name for filter7
[C17: from Medieval Latin filtrāre to filter]
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v. -trat•ed, -trat•ing,
n. v.t., v.i.
1. to filter.n.
2. liquid that has been passed through a filter.
[1605–15; < Medieval Latin filtrātus, past participle of filtrāre to filter]
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Past participle: filtrated
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Clear liquid which has passed through a filter.
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|Noun||1.||filtrate - the product of filtration; a gas or liquid that has been passed through a filter|
fluid - a substance that is fluid at room temperature and pressure
product - a chemical substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction; "a product of lime and nitric acid"
percolate - the product of percolation
|Verb||1.||filtrate - remove by passing through a filter; "filter out the impurities"|
separate - divide into components or constituents; "Separate the wheat from the chaff"
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