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Princeton's WordNet

  1. winnow, winnowing, siftingnoun

    the act of separating grain from chaff

    "the winnowing was done by women"

    Synonyms:
    winnow, winnowing

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  1. siftingnoun

    Synonyms:
    bolting, (Pharm.) cribration, investigation

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  1. List of paraphrases for "sifting":

    sieving, screening

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