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filter

noun classification, means to rectify, means to reeine, purification, purifier, refinery, screen, sieve, sifter, strainer

filter

verb clarify, clean, clear, distill, filtrate, find, leach, pass through, percolate, purify, rectify, refine, screen, strain
Associated concepts: filter the evidence through the jury
See also: distill, purge, screen, select
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Although growth of motor vehicle and gas motorcycle production will be slow (compared to historical rates), production gains will still support substantial filter consumption.
Sand was getting through this filter so we taped a second filter over it to double its protection.
I've heard more than one homeowner say that it seems like their filter takes forever to get dirty.
Within the dependency constraints, Diamond is free to execute the filters in any order and is set up to automatically discover efficient filter orderings.
You have to filter the water to make sure you can run the test, but then you have to test the filter.
With the proven benefits, recent developments have focused on combining the two techniques--placing the inoculant inside the filter, which then is placed within the gating system.
The conventional particle filter is therefore relieved of load and can be kept more compact if required.
While this is not equivalent to the home air filters that cost hundreds of dollars, it does filter air rapidly and remove a considerable amount of foreign material from it.
Baltimore's public library system, the Enoch Pratt Free Library, currently does not filter Internet access, ".
Grog Crawford, vice president of the Steel Recycling Institute, Pittsburgh, also notes that the number of oil filter processors has thinned, eliminating the less diligent processors.
Look for an air filter with high efficiency for midrange particles when respiratory conditions are present, when allergens are a concern and when asthma is triggered by pollen, pet dander, mold or dust mite allergen.