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Synonyms for infiltration

a process in which individuals (or small groups) penetrate an area (especially the military penetration of enemy positions without detection)

the slow passage of a liquid through a filtering medium


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Tests have shown that infiltration from joints and cracks eventually re-enters the system at lateral cut-outs, connections to manholes, and/or defects in the liner.
Infiltration In the last two years there has been an increase in infiltrations and cross- border firing.
Caregivers are notified if conditions suggest that an infiltration or extravasation has occurred.
Any interference at the infiltration zone would directly affect Jeita Spring," the report said.
This project will provide the manufacturers with a tool and a protocol that can be used to find the infiltration rate into walk-in coolers very accurately through direct measurements of the tracer gas concentration.
Infiltration, in short, posed a danger not only to the country's day-to-day security but also to its territorial integrity.
Infiltration is an important soil water transport mechanism in hydropedology science (Lin et al.
The official added that reports of an infiltration by Al Qaida elements were not fully confirmed as yet, but were nevertheless being investigated by military authorities.
Ramadi (NINA) -- Source at Border Force's command in Anbar province said that reports received point out expected infiltration across Iraq-Syria borders might take place after the withdrawal of some Syrian forces positioned in the border area.
2 use constant mechanical ventilation and assume that infiltration is high enough to meet the standard.
Surfactants may be used as wetting agents to induce infiltration and mimic normal infiltration conditions.
ISLAMABAD, June 27, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Pakistans political and military leadership has categorically made it clear on the Karzai government to stop infiltration of miscreants from Afghanistan into Pakistan through Pak-Afghan border, and desist Governor Kunar province from backing the miscreants.
Israeli Infiltration of Palestinian Ranks Causes Controversy, Concern
What's more, the infiltration was reminiscent of the well-known OneHalf threat in the worm's behavior, the country of origin (both originating in Slovakia), and the inflicted damage - causing the total paralysis of the system it attacks.