Definition of filtration in English:

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filtration

Pronunciation: /fɪlˈtreɪʃn/

noun

[mass noun]
The action or process of filtering something: small particles are difficult to remove without filtration
More example sentences
  • In the first step, large contaminants were removed by filtration through filter paper.
  • It is a wholesale and humiliating process of filtration.
  • Lastly, does the water filtration and circulation process cope with keeping the water in the pools clean?

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