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percolate
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Ulysses
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  • From Roundwood reservoir in county Wicklow of a cubic capacity of 2400 million gallons, percolating through a subterranean aqueduct of filter mains of single and double pipeage constructed at an initial plant cost of 5 pounds per linear yard by way of the Dargle, Rathdown, Glen of the Downs and Callowhill to the 26 acre reservoir at Stillorgan, a distance of 22 statute miles, and thence, through a system of relieving tanks, by a gradient of 250 feet to the city boundary at Eustace…

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  • Knowledge does not just come from the top down. It also percolates from the bottom up.
  • Had it percolated gradually through the years until now?
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman

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