strain means: Pour liquid through a sieve, strainer or cheesecloth in order to get rid of unwanted particles and separate solids. Example. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does strain mean?

You can use a cheesecloth, sieve, or colander to pass liquids through. (in Cooking Dictionary)

You can separate liquids and solids using a metal, cloth or cheesecloth sieve. (in Cooking Dictionary)

One group of bacteria and viruses which are genetically different from others of the same species. (in Merlin Dictionary)

An assortment of domestic and cultivated animals from the same species, with distinctive features but not being considered separate breeds or varieties. (in Merlin Dictionary)

A group of descendants from a common ancestor. (in Merlin Dictionary)

An individual’s or family’s combination of different lines of ancestry; an ancestry, or lineage. (in Merlin Dictionary)

One of two types. (in Merlin Dictionary)

A character or tendency that is inborn, inherited or both. (in Merlin Dictionary)

Tone, tone or substance in a spoken utterance, as well as in a specific action or behaviour. (in Merlin Dictionary)

An expression or passage; an air. (in Merlin Dictionary)

An expression of poetry and especially poetic intent. (in Merlin Dictionary)

A burst of emotion or an outburst of exaggerated or passionate language. (in Merlin Dictionary)