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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Filtrate  \Fil"trate\,  n. 
  That  which  has  been  filtered;  the  liquid  which  has  passed 
  through  the  filter  in  the  process  of  filtration. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  filtrate 
  n  :  a  gas  or  liquid  that  has  been  passed  through  a  filter 
  v  :  remove  by  passing  through  a  filter;  "filter  out  the 
  impurities"  [syn:  {filter},  {strain},  {separate  out},  {filter 
  out}] 




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