Meaning of “filter paper” in the English Dictionary

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"filter paper" in British English

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filter papernoun

uk /ˈfɪl.tə ˌpeɪ.pər/ us /ˈfɪl.t̬ɚ ˌpeɪ.pɚ/

[ U ] thin paper that allows only liquid to flow through

[ C ] UK a paper cone that allows only water through and is used to make filter coffee

(Definition of “filter paper” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)