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See also: distillâtion
- The act of falling in drops, or the act of pouring out in drops.
- That which falls in drops.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Johnson to this entry?)
- (chemistry, chemical engineering) The separation of more volatile parts of a substance from less volatile ones by heating and condensing.
- The substance extracted by distilling.
falling in drips (act)
separation of a substance