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permeate

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈpɜːmieɪt/ formal
to move gradually into every part of something: The pungent smell of vinegar permeated the air. Drug dealers have permeated every level of society.Filling and completing
Translations of “permeate”
in Vietnamese thấm vào…
in Spanish penetrar…
in Thai ซึมผ่าน…
in Malaysian meresap…
in French s’infiltrer…
in German (durch)dringen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 滲透, 瀰漫, 遍佈…
in Indonesian meresap…
in Russian проникать, пропитывать…
in Turkish yavaş yavaş içine işlemek, her yere nüfuz etmek, yayılmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 渗透, 弥漫, 遍布…
in Polish przenikać (w)…
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