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distil

1. verb CHEM water, alcohol, essence, etc2. verb CHEM tar etc3. verb meaning, content, etc 1 verb CHEM water, alcohol, essence, etc TRANSITIVEdriog verb  c m uit's distilled from barley as sú na heorna a dhéantar éit's distilled from lavender flowers as bláthanna an labhandair a bhaintear é, as bláthanna an labhandair a tharraingítear é 2 verb CHEM tar etc TRANSITIVEdriog verb  c m utéigh verb  c m uto distil tar tarra a théamh
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3 verb meaning, content, etc TRANSITIVEbrí a bhaint asto distil a message brí a bhaint as teachtaireachtwhat lessons can be distilled from it? cad iad na ceachtanna is féidir a bhaint as?

distilled

1 adjective CHEMdriogtha  c m udistilled water uisce driogtha 2 adjective DRINK spiritdriogtha  c m ubiotáilleach 3 adjective figurative meaning, content, etcthe distilled wisdom of their people críonnacht a tháinig anuas chucu ó ghlúin go glúin
phrasal verbs

distil down

(v + adv) INTRANSITIVEgearr siar  c m unine hours of tape were distilled down to 70 minutes gearradh siar naoi n-uaire de thaifeadadh go dtí nach raibh ann ach 70 nóiméad

distil off

(v + adv) CHEM TRANSITIVEthe alcohol can be distilled off is féidir an t-alcól a bhaint as trína dhriogadh