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1. distillation

noun. ['ˌdɪstəˈleɪʃən'] the process of purifying a liquid by boiling it and condensing its vapors.

Synonyms

  • natural process
  • distillment
  • activity
  • action

Antonyms

  • sink
  • source
  • inactivity
  • discontinuance

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Example sentences of the word distillation


1. Noun, singular or mass
The rum was first made with pot stills and is now made with a distillation process.

Quotes containing the word distillation


1. We read the Golden Rule and judge it to be a brilliant distillation of many of our ethical impulses. And then we come across another of God’s teachings on morality: if a man discovers on his wedding night that his bride is not a virgin, he must stone her to death on her father’s doorstep (Deuteronomy 22:13-21).
- Sam Harris

2. distillation

noun. ['ˌdɪstəˈleɪʃən'] a purified liquid produced by condensation from a vapor during distilling; the product of distilling.

Synonyms

  • liquid

Antonyms

  • discontinuation
  • peristalsis
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