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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Capable of being passed through a substance, as cloth, paper, porous porcelain, or a layer of charcoal or sand to remove suspended impurities or to recover solids

Usage examples (34)
  • It will pass through the Berkfelt filter, which is the most minute filter known to science, and is therefore known as a filterable virus.
  • The class of organisms known as the filterable viruses or the ultra-microscopic or the invisible organisms have a special interest in many ways.
  • These embedded maps are filterable, customizable and can be saved and shared.
  • Today you have everything from very agnostic corporate web sites which are easily mashable, modifiable, and filterable. for more
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