\\-bə̇ˌkāt, usu -ād.+V\ transitive verb (-ed/-ing/-s)
: to distill as if in an alembic : refine to an essence

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  • alembicate — alem·bi·cate …   English syllables

  • alembic —   n. ancient distilling apparatus; purifying or transforming apparatus or act.    ♦ alembicate, v.t. distil.    ♦ alembicated, a. rather too refined (of literary style) …   Dictionary of difficult words

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