What is another word for sieve?

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[ sˈɪv], [ sˈɪv], [ s_ˈɪ_v]

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Dictionary.com defines a sieve as "a piece of iron, or other material, with a narrow opening, used for filtering finely crushed substances by their passage through it." The sieve can be made from a variety of materials, but is traditionally made from metal, such as iron, steel, or brass. The opening of the sieve can be made in a variety of ways, including a round opening, a four-sided opening, or a V-shaped opening. The size of the opening of the sieve can also vary, but is usually smaller than the size of the particles that will be passed through it.

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