-ries
Stillatory Stil"la*to*ry, n.; pl. {-ries}. [From {Still}, for distill. Cf. {Still}, n., and {Distillatory}, a.] 1. An alembic; a vessel for distillation. [R.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

2. A laboratory; a place or room in which distillation is performed. [R.] --Dr. H. More. --Sir H. Wotton. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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