noun a process in which individuals (or small groups) penetrate an area (especially the military penetration of enemy positions without detection)
noun the slow passage of a liquid through a filtering medium
- the percolation of rainwater through the soil
- the infiltration of seawater through the lava
Cf. F. infiltration
- The act or process of infiltrating, as if water into a porous substance, or of a fluid into the cells of an organ or part of the body.
- The substance which has entered the pores or cavities of a body.
Calcareous infiltrations filling the cavities.
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