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A device consisting of a series of cloth filters fixed to frames, used for the large-scale filtration of liquid under pressure.
- ‘In its vertical configuration, the system has been adapted successfully as a filter press for cost-effective sludge dewatering.’
- ‘Another effective filtration method is the filter press.’
- ‘If the company cannot get the filter press working, he said the city will sue.’
- ‘We can professionally service any wastewater belt filter press.’
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