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Overview of verb sublimate

The verb sublimate has 5 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. sublimate

(direct energy or urges into useful activities)

2. rarefy, sublimate, subtilize

(make more subtle or refined)

3. purify, sublimate, make pure, distill

(remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation; "purify the water")

4. sublime, sublimate

(change or cause to change directly from a solid into a vapor without first melting; "sublime iodine"; "some salts sublime when heated")

5. sublime, sublimate

(vaporize and then condense right back again)

Overview of adj sublimated

The adj sublimated has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. sublimed, sublimated

(passing or having passed from the solid to the gaseous state (or vice versa) without becoming liquid) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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