Philtres (Filters): The mental processes we use when we interpret the world...


Philtre (n.) A potion credited with magical power to transform...

Filter (n.)

  • (Chemistry) A device that is designed to block certain objects or substances while letting others through.

  • (Optics) A device to remove, or to enhance, certain ranges of wavelengths (of light).

  • (Computing) A program that processes a data stream.

  • (Communication) Internal and external factors that influence how a message is perceived and interpreted.

Synonyms: analyze, clarify, distill, explore, refine, sift, ...