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Such systems need only a trickle of power to smell smoke or detect rising heat, he says.
TREES POWER THIS ALARM SYSTEM FOR REMOTE FOREST FIRESSTEPHEN ORNESOCTOBER 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Before that, the water just wasn’t there—or if it was, perhaps it was a trickle or a stream.
HOW THE TRUTH WAS MURDEREDABBY OHLHEISEROCTOBER 7, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The cash spigot that had been flowing to startups throughout Magic Leap’s lifetime slowed to a trickle this year when the coronavirus pandemic struck.
MAGIC LEAP TRIED TO CREATE AN ALTERNATE REALITY. ITS FOUNDER WAS ALREADY IN ONEVERNE KOPYTOFFSEPTEMBER 26, 2020FORTUNE
A plant satiated on NPK fertilizers reaches for the exudate tap with leafy hands and turns it down to a trickle.
JUNK FOOD IS BAD FOR PLANTS, TOO - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENANNE BIKLé & DAVID R. MONTGOMERYSEPTEMBER 23, 2020NAUTILUS
Since the onset of the pandemic, each day has brought a slow trickle of restaurant closures, but now, they’re coming in waves.
IS THE GOVERNMENT JUST GOING TO WATCH THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY DIE?ELAZAR SONTAGAUGUST 28, 2020EATER
I laved his pain-twisted face with the cool water and let a few drops trickle into his open mouth.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The trickle of water sounded very pleasant to all the children as they lay down once more to drink.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
Beardsley savored the thought tastily, and let it trickle away, and the look of glee on his cherubic face was gone.
WE'RE FRIENDS, NOWHENRY HASSE
He looked down at his hand, where two long red scratches oozed a trickle of blood.
THE MEDICI BOOTSPEARL NORTON SWET
These drops of water trickle to the floor, and occasionally the exuded white matter falls.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TRICKLE

  • clarify
  • clean
  • distill
  • drain
  • dribble
  • escape
  • exude
  • filtrate
  • leak
  • metastasize
  • ooze
  • osmose
  • penetrate
  • percolate
  • permeate
  • purify
  • refine
  • screen
  • sieve
  • sift
  • soak through
  • strain
  • trickle
  • winnow
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