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per-cōlo , āvi, ātum, 1, v. a., strain through, to filter, percolate.
II. Transf., in gen., to cause to pass through: “umor per terras percolatur,passes through, Lucr. 2, 475: cibos et potiones, to pass through one, i. e. to swallow and digest, Sen. Q. N. praef. § “3: terra bibula crebros imbros percolat atque transmittit,Plin. 18, 11, 29, § 110.
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