nonfilterable

adjective non·fil·ter·able \ ˌnän-ˈfil-t(ə-)rə-bəl \

Definition of nonfilterable

: not filterable
a : not capable of passing through a filter
  • a thick, nonfilterable liquid
b : not able to be removed by a filter
  • nonfilterable residue

First Known Use of nonfilterable

1894

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