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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the noun alambique(still), from Arabic إِنْبِيق(ʾinbīq, still), from Ancient Greek ἄμβιξ(ámbiks).

VerbEdit

alambicar (first-person singular present alambico, first-person singular preterite alambiquei, past participle alambicado)

  1. to distill
  2. to complicate

ConjugationEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the noun alambique(still), from Arabic إِنْبِيق(ʾinbīq, still), from Ancient Greek ἄμβιξ(ámbiks).

VerbEdit

alambicar (first-person singular present indicative alambico, past participle alambicado)

  1. to distill
  2. (by extension) to refine
  3. (by extension) to complicate excessively
  4. to scrutinize, to examine closely
  5. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to become pretentious

ConjugationEdit

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the noun alambique(still), from Arabic إِنْبِيق(ʾinbīq, still), from Ancient Greek ἄμβιξ(ámbiks).

VerbEdit

alambicar (first-person singular present alambico, first-person singular preterite alambiqué, past participle alambicado)

  1. to distill
  2. to scrutinize, to examine closely
  3. to complicate excessively

ConjugationEdit

  • c becomes qu before e.