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DISTILLATION

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does distillation mean? 

DISTILLATION (noun)
  The noun DISTILLATION has 2 senses:

1. the process of purifying a liquid by boiling it and condensing its vapors
2. a purified liquid produced by condensation from a vapor during distilling; the product of distilling

  Familiarity information: DISTILLATION used as a noun is rare.


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DISTILLATION (noun)


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Meaning:

The process of purifying a liquid by boiling it and condensing its vapors

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural processes

Synonyms:

distillation; distillment

Hypernyms ("distillation" is a kind of...):

action; activity; natural action; natural process (a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings))


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Meaning:

A purified liquid produced by condensation from a vapor during distilling; the product of distilling

Classified under:

Nouns denoting substances

Synonyms:

distillate; distillation

Hypernyms ("distillation" is a kind of...):

liquid (a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure)


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