siftage

noun
sift·​age | \ -tij \
plural -s

Definition of siftage

1 : sift pulling asunder the fibrous clods, but not reducing them to siftage— R. D. Blackmore
2 : the action of sifting a small sleeve and large valve prevent siftageModern Packaging

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“Siftage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/siftage. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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