alambique

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See also: alambiqué

French[edit]

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alambique

  1. first-person singular present indicative of alambiquer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of alambiquer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of alambiquer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of alambiquer
  5. second-person singular imperative of alambiquer

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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alambique

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic الإِنْبِيق (al-ʾinbīq, still), from Ancient Greek ἄμβιξ (ámbix, cup, cap of a still). Compare English alembic, French alambic, Spanish alambique.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alambique m (plural alambiques)

  1. alembic (chemical apparatus used to purify substances by distillation)
  2. still (device for distilling liquids)

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alamˈbike/, [alãmˈbike]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic إِنْبِيق (ʾinbīq, still), from Ancient Greek ἄμβιξ (ámbix, cup, cap of a still).

Noun[edit]

alambique m (plural alambiques)

  1. still (device for distilling liquids)
    Synonym: alquitara
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

alambique

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of alambicar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of alambicar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of alambicar.

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