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filter

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈfɪltər/ IT
a computer program that receives and processes information before displaying it or preventing it from being seen: Junk email filters help define which email messages are spam. This web filter enables administrators to monitor user behaviour.
Translations of “filter”
in Arabic مِصْفاة…
in Korean 필터, 여과 장치…
in Malaysian penuras, penapis…
in French filtre…
in Turkish süzgeç, filtre…
in Italian filtro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 除去物件的裝置, 濾器, 過濾器…
in Russian фильтр…
in Polish filtr…
in Vietnamese máy lọc, cái lọc, kính lọc…
in Spanish filtro…
in Portuguese filtro…
in Thai เครื่องกรอง, กระจกกรองแสง…
in German der Filter, Filter-……
in Catalan filtre…
in Japanese フィルター…
in Indonesian saringan, filter…
in Chinese (Simplified) 除去物件的设置, 滤器, 过滤器…
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