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English definition of “infiltrate”

infiltrate

verb [I] (ENTER GROUND)   /ɪnˈfɪlˌtreɪt, ˈɪn·fɪl-/
earth science (of water) to flow slowly down into the earth from the earth's surface, for example, through cracks in rocks infiltration    /ˌɪn·fɪlˈtreɪ·ʃən/ noun [U] earth science
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