Definition of distillate noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

distillate

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈdɪstɪleɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdɪstɪleɪt//
 
[uncountable, countable](specialist)
 
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a substance which is formed by distilling a liquid Word Origin mid 19th cent.: from Latin distillatus ‘fallen in drops’, from the verb distillare, variant of destillare, from de- ‘down, away’ + stillare (from stilla ‘a drop’).
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