noun. the product of filtration; a gas or liquid that has been passed through a filter.
verb. remove by passing through a filter.
- filter out
- separate out
Sentences with filtrate
1. Verb, base form
When the kidneys begin to lose their ability to filtrate properly, valuable albumin is excreted into the urine and the body begins to experience a loss of this important protein.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Slowly pour the fiber solution into the small kitchen strainer and catch the filtrate in the second glass bowl.
3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Unconfined aquifers then filtrate into confined aquifer systems, which are bounded by layers of finer and more impermeable materials such as clay.
Because the filters are mostly enclosed and filtrate water so deeply, consumers are limited in how they can unclog a non-working filter.