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distill

verb boil down, clarify, concentrate, decoct, destillare, draw forth, draw out, draw out the essence, drop, expel, extract, filtrate, filter, free from extraneous matter, press out, purify by removing the forrign and nonessential, reduce to extreme purity and strength, separate, squeeze out, stillare, strain, strain out, take out, trickle, vaporize and condense, wring
Associated concepts: distilled liquor, distilled spirits, distilllng apparatus, distilling the essence out of a case
See also: extract
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This measure is important because it was the first additive entanglement measure, bounded by the entanglement of formation and the distillable entanglement.
If this happens, the radical in the aliphatic group would be very reactive under process conditions and would rapidly undergo a series of reactions to form hydrocarbon gases and distillable liquids.
Within this concrete definition of American reality pulsates a general theory never expressed by Hegel, but easily distillable from the context.