redistill

verb
re·​dis·​till | \ (ˌ)rē-di-ˈstil How to pronounce redistill (audio) \
redistilled; redistilling; redistills

Definition of redistill

transitive verb

: to distill (something, such as liquor) again Both gin and vodka are made from neutral grain spirits (like rye, barley, wheat, corn) but gin gets steeped with botanicals (fancy word for dried herbs, roots, and citrus peels) and redistilled.— Alex Beggs

Other Words from redistill

redistillation \ (ˌ)rē-​ˌdi-​stə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce redistillation (audio) \ noun
redistillation of weak liquor

First Known Use of redistill

1600, in the meaning defined above

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“Redistill.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/redistill. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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