Definitions

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  • v. To pass something through a sieve.
  • adj. coarse

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Coarse.
  • n. A coarse sieve or screen.
  • n. Coarse flour or meal.
  • transitive v. To cause to pass through a sieve or riddle; to sift.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To sift; cause to pass through a sieve or riddle.
  • n. A corn-sieve or riddle.
  • n. Coarse meal, a little better than bran.

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Examples

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