Last modified on 17 December 2014, at 07:29

sieving

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

sieving

  1. Present participle of sieve.

NounEdit

sieving (plural sievings)

  1. The act of passing something through a sieve.
  2. Material that has passed through a sieve.
    • 2008, D. K. Maheshwari, Potential Microorganisms For Sustainable Agriculture (page 79)
      The sievings retained on different sieves are washed into separate Petri dishes for further observations or purification by sucrose centrifugation.

AnagramsEdit