- to filter.
- liquid that has been passed through a filter.
Origin of filtrate
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The filtrated liquor was highly impregnated with the camphor.
When a large quantity of fluid is to be filtrated, the paper is supported by the frame of wood, Pl.Elements of Chemistry,
I then added thirty grains of strong quick-lime in exceeding fine powder, shook the mixture well, and filtrated it.
The oily part is now filtrated through strainers; and the remainder, which is called foots, is again heated, and put into casks.Popular Technology, Vol. I (of 2)
This was not acting, but the flashing of a stream where the sunshine reached to its bed; was filtrated through pure, sweet waters.Jessamine
- a liquid or gas that has been filtered
- another name for filter (def. 7)
C17: from Medieval Latin filtrāre to filter
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Word Origin and History for filtrated
1610s, probably a back-formation from filtration. As a noun, from 1846.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- To put or go through a filter.
- Material, especially liquid, that has passed through a filter.
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