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distillate

[ dis-tl-it, -eyt, dih-stil-it ]
/ ˈdɪs tl ɪt, -ˌeɪt, dɪˈstɪl ɪt /
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noun

the product obtained from the condensation of vapors in distillation.
any concentration, essence, or abstraction.

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Origin of distillate

1860–65; <Latin distillātus (past participle of distillāre to trickle down), equivalent to distill-distill + -ātus-ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for distillate

distillate
/ (ˈdɪstɪlɪt, -ˌleɪt) /

noun

Also called: distillation the product of distillation
a concentrated essence
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Medical definitions for distillate

distillate
[ dĭstə-lāt′, -lĭt, dĭ-stĭlĭt ]

n.

A liquid condensed from vapor in distillation.
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