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[dih-stil-muh nt]
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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Examples from the Web for distilment

Historical Examples

  • He brought the juice of cursed juniper in a phial, and in the porches of my throat did pour Udolpho Wolfe's distilment.

    The History and Records of the Elephant Club

    Knight Russ Ockside and Q. K. Philander Doesticks