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  1. filtering(n)

    filtration, percolation, exudation, transudation, infiltration

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  1. List of paraphrases for "filtering":

    filter, filtrate, filtration, filtered, screening, filters

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  1. Suneeti Nathani Iyer:

    When adults are in the presence of a lot of background noise, we are able to ignore it and focus on what is relevant, infants appear to not be as good at filtering out background noise and focusing on relevant information.

  2. Relte Stephen Schutte:

    Perhaps the short-selling in Hong Kong and China has influenced the Singapore market, that could be filtering through into other APEC (Asia-Pacific) regions... It's difficult to say where the SGX is going in the future.

  3. Benjamin Lawsky:

    We believe there are likely widespread problems with transaction monitoring and filtering systems throughout the industry, improving those systems is critical to stopping criminal activity, including terrorism.

  4. Priya Misra:

    We continue to remain long 10's, targeting 1.3% due to a combination of weakness in the global economy and trade war uncertainty filtering through into a weaker U.S. economy, this will force the Fed to ease beyond a 'mid-cycle adjustment to policy'.

  5. Dave Chronister:

    The Iranian government is blocking access to certain IP ranges altogether (such as news sites) and at the same time they are also allowing certain sites to be accessed, but they are using content filtering to block what they consider to be risky or subversive, for example Twitter hashtags. So the Iranian activists are using different ‘tunneling’ methods to hide their traffic through encryption and therefore bypass government restrictions – for instance, they use a Virtual Private Network (VPN).


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    An antonym for "disparage"
    • A. diminish
    • B. blandish
    • C. minimize
    • D. belittle

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