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exfiltrate

[eks-fil-treyt, eks-fil-treyt] /ɛksˈfɪl treɪt, ˈɛks fɪlˌtreɪt/
verb (used without object), exfiltrated, exfiltrating.
1.
to escape furtively from an area under enemy control.
verb (used with object), exfiltrated, exfiltrating.
2.
to smuggle (military personnel) out of an area under enemy control.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; ex-1 + (in)filtrate
Related forms
exfiltration, noun
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Examples for exfiltrated
  • However, the detained runoff is exfiltrated though permeable soils beneath the basin, removing both fine and soluble pollutants.

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