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percolate

 [per´ko-lāt]
1. to strain; to submit to percolation.
2. a liquid that has been submitted to percolation.
3. to trickle slowly through a substance.

percolate

/per·co·late/ (per´kah-lāt)
1. to strain; to submit to percolation.
2. to trickle slowly through a substance.
3. a liquid that has been submitted to percolation.

percolate

(pĕr′kō-lāt) [L. percolare, to strain through]
1. To allow a liquid to seep through a powdered substance.
2. Any fluid that has been filtered or percolated.
3. To strain a fluid through powdered substances in order to impregnate it with dissolved chemicals.

percolate

1. to strain; to submit to percolation.
2. a liquid that has been submitted to percolation.
3. to trickle slowly through a substance.
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4b shows that tip to the critical percolation threshold, the CNTs reinforce the polymer matrix hut at higher Volume fractions of CNTs the percolated network has a detrimental effect on the modulus.
The concessionaire waited until the water percolated low enough into the underground water table to attempt to recover the fish it had planted.
For eight hours last week, a hotel ballroom in Boston percolated with excitement as materials researchers from around the world shared their hot-off-the-bench discoveries about fullerenes -- beautifully symmetric molecules they've been finding in soot.
Storm water from storm drains is percolated through these media-filled cartridges, which trap particulates and remove pollutants such as TSS, dissolved metals, nutrients, and hydrocarbons.
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The pump station will allow water in Bond Pit to be fed into other basins and Santiago Creek to increase the amount of water being percolated underground.
The remaining water will be transported to Anaheim and percolated into Orange County's large groundwater basin to help lower the mineral content of groundwater.
This means water percolated into the Orange County groundwater basin for future use by approximately 2.
The water will then be injected into an underground seawater intrusion barrier and also percolated into the county's vast groundwater basin.