noun. ['ˌdɪstəˈleɪʃən'] the process of purifying a liquid by boiling it and condensing its vapors.
- natural process
Words that Rhyme with Distillation
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
noun. ['ˌdɪstəˈleɪʃən'] a purified liquid produced by condensation from a vapor during distilling; the product of distilling.