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distillate

[dis-tl-it, -eyt, dih-stil-it] /ˈdɪs tl ɪt, -ˌeɪt, dɪˈstɪl ɪt/
noun
1.
the product obtained from the condensation of vapors in distillation.
2.
any concentration, essence, or abstraction.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; < Latin distillātus (past participle of distillāre to trickle down), equivalent to distill- distill + -ātus -ate1
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  • High gasoline inventories and low distillate inventories are the main reasons.
British Dictionary definitions for distillate

distillate

/ˈdɪstɪlɪt; -ˌleɪt/
noun
1.
Also called distillation. the product of distillation
2.
a concentrated essence
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distillate in Medicine

distillate dis·til·late (dĭs'tə-lāt', -lĭt, dĭ-stĭl'ĭt)
n.
A liquid condensed from vapor in distillation.

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