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

 strain·er /ˈstrenɚ/
 用力拉的人,松緊扣,過濾器

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

 strain·er /ˈstrenɚ/ 名詞
 濾過器,濾網,管網,粗濾器

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Strain·er n.
 1. One who strains.
 2. That through which any liquid is passed for purification or to separate it from solid matter; anything, as a screen or a cloth, used to strain a liquid; a device of the character of a sieve or of a filter; specifically, an openwork or perforated screen, as for the end of the suction pipe of a pump, to prevent large solid bodies from entering with a liquid.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 strainer
      n : a filter to retain larger pieces while smaller pieces and
          liquids pass through