Meaning 5.47: to sieve or to strain

Description:'separate solid things from a liquid by pouring the mixture through a sieve (= a container with very small holes in it)'
Typical context:She strained the coffee before serving it.
Semantic field:Food and drink
Semantic category:Verb
Borrowed score :0.17
Age score :0.85
Simplicity score :0.87

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