alambicco

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French alambic, from Medieval Latin alembicus, from Arabic إنْبِيق (’inbīq, still), from Ancient Greek ἄμβιξ (ambiks, cup, cap of a still).

NounEdit

alambicco m (plural alambicchi)

  1. (obsolete) alembic
  2. still (distillation apparatus)
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