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still,

term applied to the apparatus used in distillationdistillation,
process used to separate the substances composing a mixture. It involves a change of state, as of liquid to gas, and subsequent condensation. The process was probably first used in the production of intoxicating beverages.
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, referring either to the flask in which a liquid to be distilled is evaporated, or to other pieces of equipment, or to the entire apparatus.

still

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(chemical engineering)
A device used to evaporate liquids; heat is applied to the liquid, and the resulting vapor is condensed to a liquid state.

still

1
a. a still photograph, esp of a scene from a motion-picture film
b. (as modifier): a still camera

still

2
1. an apparatus for carrying out distillation, consisting of a vessel in which a mixture is heated, a condenser to turn the vapour back to liquid, and a receiver to hold the distilled liquid, used esp in the manufacture of spirits
2. a place where spirits are made; distillery
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SINCE the release of their first album in 1969, Crosby, Stills and Nash, and their occasional fourth member Neil Young, all successful in their own right, have inspired many a budding artist with their intricate blend of harmonies and variety of musical styles.
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One of this book's principal strengths is that it brings together most of the best available commentary on Still's work (other than book reviews), including Dayton Kohler's 1942 College English essay comparing Stuart and Still as "mountain regionalists" and Cadle's 1967 Yale Review essay, which led to renewed interest in Still's writing at a time when the author had not published a new book since 1941.
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As part of a previously signed agreement, Heartland Energy will exclusively sell and market Dogwood's full line of ethanol stills and related ethanol products in the Louisiana territory.
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And there is still 6 Gigabytes of hard-disk space left to store hours if not days of music.
I could do it with stills and voice-over, like La Jetee or This Is a Photograph, only way more juvenile.
William Still (1821-1902) was the self-taught son of ex-slaves.
Excerpted from the writings of Levi Coffin, a Quaker activist living in Newport, Indiana, and of William Still, a free black who headed the Vigilance Committee in antebellum Philadelphia, this book is valuable not only for its contents but also for its introduction and its bibliographical notes.
I'm not interested in illustrating my time" announced Still in 1976.
Despite his celebrity within the African American community and his publicized successes, American music historians largely ignored Still until the final decades of the twentieth century.