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percolate

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

1percolate

verb per·co·late \ˈpər-kə-ˌlāt\
per·co·lat·edper·co·lat·ing

Definition of PERCOLATE

transitive verb
1
:  to cause (a solvent) to pass through a permeable substance (as a powdered drug) especially for extracting a soluble constituent
2
:  to be diffused through
intransitive verb
1
:  to ooze or trickle through a permeable substance
2
:  to become percolated
February 27, 2015
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