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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act or process of seeping.
  • n. A quantity of something that has seeped.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the process by which a liquid leaks through a porous substance; the process of seeping
  • n. water that seeped or oozed through a porous soil

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Water that seeped or oozed through a porous soil.
  • n. The act or process of seeping; percolation.
  • n. a fluid that seeps out of a container.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Percolation; oozing fluid or moisture; also, the amount of a fluid that percolates: as, the seepage is great.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the process of seeping

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