Adjective "filtrations" definition and examples

(Filtrations may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/fɪlˈtreɪʃn/

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Definitions and examples

noun

The action or process of filtering something.
  1. 'This is further refined by carbon filtration to remove any traces of molasses before crystallization.'
  2. 'The word seems to imply the wine is somehow better, but filtration has no correlation with quality.'
  3. 'It is this filtration that removes some of the harsher flavour in the whiskey and the end product is a smoother and mellower taste.'
  4. 'It is a wholesale and humiliating process of filtration.'
  5. 'The mixture was sterilized by sequential filtration through 0.45 and 0.22 m filters.'
  6. 'To address the potential risk, it is important to remove gels by screen filtration.'
  7. 'They prevent proper filtration of waste material through the soil layers.'
  8. 'Custom tanks for large specialty fish can run in the thousands of dollars, plus extra for proper heating and filtration.'
  9. 'Lastly, does the water filtration and circulation process cope with keeping the water in the pools clean?'
  10. 'The bugs cannot be treated using chlorine but are usually removed by filtration.'

More definitions

1. to filter. noun

2. liquid that has been passed through a filter.

More examples(as adjective)

"operations can be filtrations."

Origin

(filtrate)