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verb sub·lime \sə-ˈblīm\

Medical Definition of SUBLIME

transitive verb
:  to cause to pass from the solid to the vapor state by heating and to condense back to solid form
intransitive verb
:  to pass directly from the solid to the vapor state


July 06, 2015
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