fil|ter|a|bil|i|ty

fil|ter|a|bil|i|ty «FIHL tuhr uh BIHL uh tee», noun.
the quality of being filterable.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • fil´ter|less — fil|ter «FIHL tuhr», noun, verb. –n. 1. a device for passing a liquid or gas slowly through paper, sand, charcoal, felt, or other porous media. A filter is used to remove impurities from drinking water. 2. paper, sand, charcoal, felt, or other… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fil´ter|er — fil|ter «FIHL tuhr», noun, verb. –n. 1. a device for passing a liquid or gas slowly through paper, sand, charcoal, felt, or other porous media. A filter is used to remove impurities from drinking water. 2. paper, sand, charcoal, felt, or other… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fil|ter — «FIHL tuhr», noun, verb. –n. 1. a device for passing a liquid or gas slowly through paper, sand, charcoal, felt, or other porous media. A filter is used to remove impurities from drinking water. 2. paper, sand, charcoal, felt, or other porous… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fil|ter-pass|ing — «FIHL tuhr PAS ihng», adjective. passing through a filter, as a microorganism or virus …   Useful english dictionary

  • fil|ter-tipped — «FIHL tuhr TIHPT», adjective. = filter tip. (Cf. ↑filter tip) …   Useful english dictionary

  • fil|ter|a|ble — «FIHL tuhr uh buhl», adjective. 1. that can be filtered. 2. capable of passing through a filter that arrests most microorganisms: »a filterable virus. Also, filtrable …   Useful english dictionary

  • fil|ter-tip — filter tip, 1. = filter cigarette. (Cf. ↑filter cigarette) 2. the section of filtering material in a filter cigarette. fil|ter tip «FIHL tuhr TIHP», adjective. having a filter tip: »a filter tip cigarette …   Useful english dictionary

  • al|ter|a|bil|i|ty — «L tuhr uh BIHL uh tee», noun. the quality of being alterable; alterableness …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|al|ter|a|bil|i|ty — «ihn L tuhr uh BIHL uh tee», noun. unchangeableness …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|fil|ter — «ihn FIHL tuhr», transitive verb, intransitive verb. to filter in …   Useful english dictionary


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