steam-distill

verb

Definition of steam-distill

transitive verb

: to subject to steam distillation

intransitive verb

: to undergo steam distillation

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History and Etymology for steam-distill

back-formation from steam distillation

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“Steam-distill.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/steam-distill. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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