Infiltration

In`fil*tra"tion

(?), n. [Cf. F. infiltration.]
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1. The act or process of infiltrating, as of water into a porous substance, of a fluid into the cells of an organ or part of the body, or of persons into a hostile organization.
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2. The substance which has entered the pores or cavities of a body. Addison.
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Calcareous infiltrations filling the cavities.
Kirwan.
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Fatty infiltration. (Med.) See under Fatty. -- Infiltration gallery, a filter gallery.
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