- to filter.
- liquid that has been passed through a filter.
Origin of filtrate
Related Words for filtratedfilter, permeate, bubble, ooze, pervade, drain, clean, leak, winnow, sift, refine, percolate, penetrate, trickle, dribble, seep, strain, extract, filtrate, leach
Examples from the Web for filtrated
Historical Examples of filtrated
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)
Word Origin for filtrate
Word Origin and History for filtrated
1610s, probably a back-formation from filtration. As a noun, from 1846.
- To put or go through a filter.
- Material, especially liquid, that has passed through a filter.