• Definition for "decant"
    • To pour off (wine, for instance) without disturbing…
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decant definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To pour off (wine, for instance) without disturbing the sediment.
    • To pour (a liquid) from one container into another.
    • To put off carefully, as liquor, in order to not ever interrupt the deposit; or even to put from one vessel into another.
  • verb:
    • To put down carefully, as alcohol, so as not to interrupt the deposit; or even pour from one vessel into another; as, to decant wine.
    • to eliminate a clone from the chamber, vat, or artificial womb.
    • To rehouse men and women while their particular structures are now being refurbished or rebuilt
    • pour away
  • others:
    • To pour off gently, as alcohol from its deposit; afin de in one vessel into another.
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