Definition of filter press in English:

filter press

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noun

  • A device consisting of a series of cloth filters fixed to frames, used for the large-scale filtration of liquid under pressure.
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    • Another effective filtration method is the filter press.
    • In its vertical configuration, the system has been adapted successfully as a filter press for cost-effective sludge dewatering.
    • If the company cannot get the filter press working, he said the city will sue.

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