percolator


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per·co·la·tor

 (pûr′kə-lā′tər)
n.
A coffeepot in which boiling water is forced repeatedly up through a central tube to filter back down through a basket of ground coffee beans.

percolator

(ˈpɜːkəˌleɪtə)
n
(Cookery) a kind of coffeepot in which boiling water is forced up through a tube and filters down through the coffee grounds into a container

per•co•la•tor

(ˈpɜr kəˌleɪ tər)

n.
a type of coffeepot in which boiling water is continuously forced up a hollow stem and filters down through ground coffee, collecting in the bottom of the pot.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.percolator - a coffeepot in which boiling water ascends through a central tube and filters back down through a basket of ground coffee beanspercolator - a coffeepot in which boiling water ascends through a central tube and filters back down through a basket of ground coffee beans
coffeepot - tall pot in which coffee is brewed
Translations

percolator

[ˈpɜːkəleɪtəʳ] Ncafetera f de filtro

percolator

[ˈpɜːrkəleɪtər] ncafetière f électrique

percolator

percolator

[ˈpɜːkəˌleɪtəʳ] ncaffettiera a filtro
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He received the nation's first patent for a coffee percolator on this date in 1865.
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What's that, he asks, perking up like coffee in a percolator.