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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·fil·trate /ɪnˈfɪlˌtret, ˈɪn(ˌ)/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·fil·trate /ɪnˈfɪlˌtret, ˈɪn(ˌ)/ 動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·fil·trate v. i. [imp. & p. p. Infiltrated p. pr. & vb. n. Infiltrating ]
 1. To enter by penetrating the pores or interstices of a substance; to filter into or through something.
    The water infiltrates through the porous rock.   --Addison.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·fil·trate, v. t. To penetrate gradually; -- sometimes used reflexively.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: cause (a liquid) to enter by penetrating the interstices
      2: enter a group or organization in order to spy on the
         members; "The student organization was infiltrated by a
         traitor" [syn: penetrate]
      3: pass into or through by filtering or permeating; "the
         substance infiltrated the material"
      4: pass through an enemy-line; in a military conflict [syn: pass