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dephlegmate +‎ -or


dephlegmator (plural dephlegmators)

  1. (chemistry, archaic) An instrument or apparatus in which water is separated by evaporation or distillation; the part of a distilling apparatus in which the separation of the vapours is effected.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for dephlegmator in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)