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General dictionaries General (34 matching dictionaries)
  1. sieve: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. sieve, sieve: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. sieve: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. sieve: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. sieve: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. sieve, sieve: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Sieve, sieve: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. sieve: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. sieve: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. sieve: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. sieve: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. sieve: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. sieve: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. sieve: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. sieve: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. sieve: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. sieve: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Sieve (category theory), Sieve (disambiguation), Sieve (mail filtering language), Sieve (river), Sieve: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Sieve: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. sieve: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. sieve: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. sieve: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. sieve: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Sieve: E Cobham Brewer, The Reader's Handbook [home, info]
  25. Sieve: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  26. sieve: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. sieve: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  28. sieve: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. sieve: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. sieve: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. sieve: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  32. sieve: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. sieve: Epicurus.com Spanish Glossary [home, info]
  2. Sieve: Natural Magick [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Sieve: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. sieve: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sieve: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sieve: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sieve: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. sieve: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. Sieve: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  3. sieve: How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (sieve)

noun:  a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles
verb:  distinguish and separate out
verb:  check and sort carefully
verb:  separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements
verb:  examine in order to test suitability
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #78158)

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Phrases that include sieve:   sieve of eratosthenes, sieve out, sieve cell, sieve cells, sieve analysis, more...

Words similar to sieve:   screen, sieved, sieving, sift, sort, strain, mesh, screen out, strainer, more...

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