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verb. make more subtle or refined.
verb. change or cause to change directly from a solid into a vapor without first melting.
noun. the product of vaporization of a solid.
- mercury chloride
- bichloride of mercury
- mercuric chloride
verb. remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation.
- make pure
adjective. made pure.
- keep down
verb. vaporize and then condense right back again.
- get worse
verb. direct energy or urges into useful activities.
Sentences with sublimate
1. Verb, base form
If it’s impractical to raise the temperature in the room or use a space heater, you’ll have to wait longer for the solids to sublimate and the smell to dissipate.
2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
As you expand your writing repertoire, you will learn how to write a delayed identification lead, in which you sublimate the “who.”
3. Noun, singular or mass
Water can *sublimate* directly from the frozen form of snow and ice – glaciers and snowpacks – into the gas form of water vapor as well.