Noun(1) a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles
Verb(1) examine in order to test suitability(2) check and sort carefully(3) separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements(4) distinguish and separate out
(1) The researcher used a fine sieve to strain out remains of insects and small mammals from several sites.(2) Pour the cooking liquid through a sieve and press with a wooden spoon to get all the juices out.(3) filters sieve large particles out of the water to prevent them from harming the pumps(4) Pulp raspberries in a blender, sieve the sauce then add sugar to taste.(5) Meanwhile, I have got a roof that's leaking like a sieve .(6) Miniature gnocchi for putting into soup can be made by pressing the dough through a coarse sieve or a perforated spoon.(7) Wash the lentils in a sieve under running water.(8) Dissolve the coffee in 125 ml boiling water and strain through a fine sieve into a saucepan.(9) she's forgotten all the details already, she's got a mind like a sieve(10) puree the potatoes through a sieve(11) Using a slotted spoon, transfer the cabbage leaves to an ice bath to chill and strain through a mesh sieve .(12) sieve the flour and sugar together in a bowl(13) Strain the chilies through a fine mesh sieve , reserving the water and chilies separately.(14) Strain the liquid from the figs through a fine mesh sieve and transfer to a saucepan.(15) she's forgotten all the details already├ö├ç├Âshe's got a mind like a sieve(16) rinse the lentils in a sieve under running water
(1) molecular sieve :: 分子ふるいです
(2) sieve analysis :: ふるい分析
(3) sieve tube :: ふるいチューブ
1. strainer ::
2. screen ::
3. separate out ::
4. screen out ::
5. strain ::
6. sift ::
sieve, sieved, sieves, sieving
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and they're running their
confounded SIEVE shakers again.
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 17
How about a molecular SIEVE?
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 18
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