Meaning of “percolate” in the English Dictionary

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percolateverb [ I ]

us /ˈpɜr·kəˌleɪt/

(of a liquid) to move through a substance by going through very small spaces within it:

Underground water had percolated through the soil to form puddles.

(Definition of “percolate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)