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English definition of “distil”


verb [T] (present participle distilling, past tense and past participle distilled) UK (US distill)     /dɪˈstɪl/
to make a liquid stronger or more pure by heating it until it changes into a gas and then changing it into a liquid again: distilled waterSpirits and distillingBecoming and making strongerPhysical and chemical processes
distillation     /ˌdɪstɪˈleɪʃən/ noun [U] distillery     /dɪˈstɪləri/ noun [C] a place where strong alcoholic drinks are producedSpirits and distillingFactories
(Definition of distil verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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