Distillment
Distillment Dis*till"ment, n. Distillation; the substance obtained by distillation. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • distillment — /di stil meuhnt/, n. Archaic. distillation. Also, esp. Brit., distilment. [1595 1605; DISTILL + MENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • distillment — noun The extract produced by distillation. Syn: distillation …   Wiktionary

  • distillment — dis·till·ment …   English syllables

  • distillment — noun the process of purifying a liquid by boiling it and condensing its vapors • Syn: ↑distillation • Derivationally related forms: ↑distill, ↑distill (for: ↑distillation) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • distill — verb 1. remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation (Freq. 3) purify the water • Syn: ↑purify, ↑sublimate, ↑make pure • Derivationally related forms: ↑distill …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leperous — Lep er*ous ( [ e]r*[u^]s), a. Leprous; infectious; corrupting; poisonous. The leperous distillment. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • distilment — /dəsˈtɪlmənt/ (say duhs tilmuhnt) noun 1. the act or process of distilling. 2. the product of distilling. Also, US, distillment …   Australian English dictionary

  • make pure — verb remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation purify the water • Syn: ↑purify, ↑sublimate, ↑distill • Derivationally related forms: ↑distillate (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • natural action — noun a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings) the action of natural forces volcanic activity • Syn: ↑natural process, ↑action, ↑activity • Derivationally related forms: ↑active …   Useful english dictionary

  • natural process — noun a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings) the action of natural forces volcanic activity • Syn: ↑natural action, ↑action, ↑activity • Derivationally related forms: ↑active …   Useful english dictionary

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