English translation of 'destilar'
to distil (BRIT), distill (US)
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British English: distil VERB
If a liquid such as whisky or water is distilled, it is heated until it changes into steam or vapour and then cooled until it becomes liquid again. This is usually done in order to make it pure.
Pure water is vital in whisky distilling.
Translation of destilar from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary