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- To pour off gently, as liquor, so as not to disturb the sediment; or to pour from one vessel into another; as, to decant wine.
- (science fiction) To remove a clone from its chamber, vat, or artificial womb.
- To rehouse people while their buildings are being refurbished or rebuilt
to pour off gently so as not to disturb the sediment; to decant wine
to pour from one vessel into another