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verb [transitive]     distil pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participledistilling
past tensedistilled
past participledistilled
  1. 1
    science to make a liquid more pure by heating it until it becomes a gas and then making it colder so that it becomes a liquid again
    1. a.
      to use this process to make an alcoholic drink such as whisky

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     distillation pronunciation in British English
/ˌdɪstɪˈleɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
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patio diplomacy

high-level diplomats meeting and dining in an informal environment e.g. a party or club

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