colation


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colation

 [ko-la´shun]
1. the separation of solid particles from a liquid, by filtration or straining.
2. the product of such a process.

colation

[kōlā′shən]
Etymology: L, colare, to strain
the act of filtering or straining, as urine is often strained for medical examination.

colation

(kō-lā′shŭn) [L. colare, to strain]
Straining, filtering.

colation

the process of straining or filtration, or the product of such a process.