Origin of percolator
Examples from the Web for percolator
Historical Examples of percolator
In this treatise he describes and illustrates the Rumford percolator.All About Coffee
William H. Ukers
Bob can make the coffee in the percolator in a little while, when we're ready.
This coffee that I've been making in the percolator is all ready, Bettina!
In the dining-room is an electric chafing dish and a percolator.Inventors at Work
(Troy) of ginger in fine powder into a percolator, and pour on it 12 ounces (old measure) of pure ether.
1795, agent noun in Latin form from percolate. Slang meaning "house party" is recorded from 1946.