Dictionary » P » Permeate

Permeate

Definition

verb

To diffuse through; to pass through, especially through the pores or interstices of (e.g. a membrane)


Supplement

Word origin: Latin permeātus, from permeāre (pass through)

Mentioned in:


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified 10:09, 12 September 2011. This page has been accessed 1,283 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link