transitive verb
alem·​bi·​cate | \ ə-ˈlem-bə-ˌkāt \

Definition of alembicate

: to distill as if in an alembic : refine to an essence

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First Known Use of alembicate

1807, in the meaning defined above

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“Alembicate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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