- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Vise
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Definition for: SIEVING
- Distinguish and separate out; "sift through the job candidates"
- Separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements; "sift the flour"
- Check and sort carefully; "sift the information"
- Examine in order to test suitability; "screen these samples"; "screen the job applicants"