Etymology

1. percolator

noun. ['ˈpɝːkəˌleɪtɝ'] a coffeepot in which boiling water ascends through a central tube and filters back down through a basket of ground coffee beans.

Etymology

  • -or (English)
  • percolate (English)
  • percolare (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Percolator

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Example sentences of the word percolator


1. Noun, singular or mass
Using an electric percolator is as simple as setting up any other automatic machine.

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