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distiller

[dih-stil-er]
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noun
  1. an apparatus for distilling, as a condenser; still.
  2. a person or company whose business it is to extract alcoholic liquors by distillation.
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Origin of distiller

First recorded in 1570–80; distill + -er1
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distiller

noun
  1. a person or organization that distils, esp a company that makes spirits
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Word Origin and History for distiller

n.

1570s, agent noun from distill.

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