make pure

verb
remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation
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purify the water

Syn: ↑purify, ↑sublimate, ↑distill
Derivationally related forms:
Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science
Hypernyms: ↑better, ↑improve, ↑amend, ↑ameliorate, ↑meliorate
Hyponyms: ↑refine, ↑rectify, ↑purge
Verb Group: ↑distill, ↑distil
Verb Frames:
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