Infiltrate

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Infiltrate Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    infiltrate 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 through}]
Infiltrate Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Infiltrate \In*fil"trate\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Infiltrated; p. pr. & vb. n. Infiltrating.] [Pref. in- + filtrate: cf. F, s'infiltrer. Cf. Infilter.] 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.
Infiltrate Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Infiltrate \In*fil"trate\, v. t. To penetrate gradually; -- sometimes used reflexively. --J. S. Mill.

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