plate-and-frame filter

noun

Definition of plate-and-frame filter

: a filter press in which the spaces for the caked solid matter are formed by inserting hollow frames between each pair of plates instead of providing the plates with raised edges

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“Plate-and-frame filter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plate-and-frame%20filter. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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