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Synonyms for filter

Synonyms for filter

an electrical device that alters the frequency spectrum of signals passing through it

remove by passing through a filter

run or flow slowly, as in drops or in an unsteady stream

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Some crews leave out a Few screws in each filter so they can remove the filters easier.
The one-inch see-through fiberglass filters are designed to keep rocks and sticks out of the ductwork--mainly to protect the system itself, not your lungs.
Within the dependency constraints, Diamond is free to execute the filters in any order and is set up to automatically discover efficient filter orderings.
The spent filters next were examined for each test casting produced, but they were found mostly to be free from inoculant materials.
Disposable fiberglass furnace filters cost about $2 each, and will usually last for weeks or months.
Some computers at the BPL's Central Library have privacy filters that prevent anyone other than the person in front of the monitor from viewing the screen.
Consequently, there are less outlets for processing, transporting and recycling used filters.
High-efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filters use all these principles to capture particles of varying sizes.
Other filters caused plugged nozzles and slime build-up on the showers," said Roll Bobell, production manager at the Uetersen mill.
Mechanical and electric filters may be installed in heating or air conditioning ducts, or used in a portable device with a fan.
Others can define filters that give special treatment to messages that do not contain certain words.
The end result of installing the filters was said to be less frequent repairing of pumps, which meant an overall cost savings in labor and downtime.
It's sounds as ludicrous as a dioxin sandwich, but between 1952 and 1956, R Lorillard Company actually produced some 12 billion Kent cigarettes with asbestos in the filters.
The filters are manufactured in GE's facilities in Switzerland, China and Salisbury, Mo.