Filtration is used extensively in the water industry and petrochemical/chemistry/environmental industry and the below definition is related to that field.

Definition of Filtration:

A treatment process of separating undissolved solids from a liquid (e.g. water) by means of a filter containing filter media such as a porous substance, a membrane or permeable fabric.

Thesaurus Translations:

Spanish/ Español = Filtración

French/ Français = Filtration

German/ Deutsch = Filtration

Italian/ Italiano = Filtrazione

Arabic العربية = تنقية

Bulgarian/ Български = филтриране

Czech/ Česky = Filtrace

Danish / Dansk = Filtering

Dutch/ Nederlands= Filtratie

Finnish/ Suomi = Suodatus

Greek/ Ελληνικά = διύλιση, διήθηση

Hungarian/ Magyar = szűrés

Korean/한국어 = 여과법, 여과작용

Latvian/ Latvia = filtrācija

Norwegian/ Norsk =

Persian (Farsi) = از صافى گذراندن, تصفيه

Polish/ Polski = Filtracji

Portuguese/ Português = Filtração

Romanian/ Românã = Filtrare

Russian/ Русский = фильтрация

Slovak/Slovenčina = Filtrovanie

Swedish/ Svenska = Filtering

Turkish/ Türkçe = Süzme.

Related topics to Filtration:

Water filtration

Cartridge filters

Sediment filters

Bag filters

Sand filter

Woven Wire mesh screen

Filter media

Filter aids

Oil filtration

Liquid filtration

Membrane filtration

Absolute rating versus nominal rating for filters

Also mentioned in:

Articles on Filtration

Books on Filtration

Patents on Filtration

Related Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and idioms:

Filter - Filtrate - Separation - Purification

Related adverbs, adjectives, verbs and nouns:

Filterability - Filterable - Filtrable - Filtered - Filtering

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