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distillment

[dih-stil-muh nt]
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noun Archaic.
  1. distillation.
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Also especially British, dis·til·ment.

Origin of distillment

First recorded in 1595–1605; distill + -ment
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Historical Examples

  • But art is not quite the same as life at first hand; it is rather the distillment of it.

    The Gate of Appreciation

    Carleton Noyes

  • And that royal ear was lent, and almost fatal was the distillment poured into its porches.