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Related / Similar Words: sublime, purify, make pure, distill, rarefy, subtilize, purified, refined

 

Definition:
  • the product of vaporization of a solid;
  • vaporize and then condense right back again;
  • change or cause to change directly from a solid into a vapor without first melting; "sublime iodine"; "some salts sublime when heated";
  • remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation; "purify the water";
  • make more subtle or refined;
  • direct energy or urges into useful activities;
  • made pure;

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    Hyponyms: mercuric chloride, mercury chloride, bichloride of mercury, corrosive sublimate, resublime, refine, rectify, purge, desexualize, desexualise

     

    Grouped Verbs: distill, distil

     

    Entailments: condense, evaporate, vaporize, vaporise

     

    Derivational Morphology: sublime, purify, make pure, distill, sublimation, distillate, distillation, distillment, refining, refinement, purification, purity, pureness, purifier

     

     
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