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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 Korean 필터, 여과 장치…
in Arabic مِصْفاة…
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 Spanish filtro…
in Portuguese filtro…
in German der Filter, Filter-……
in Catalan filtre…
in Japanese フィルター…
in Chinese (Simplified) 除去物件的设置, 滤器, 过滤器…
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