I’m sorry but the act of sublimating Vodka with “diamond filters” is total bullshit.

Verb (Transitive)

  1. Physics: To bring by heat into the state of vapor, which, on cooling, returns again to the solid state; as, to sublimate sulphur or camphor.
  2. Archaic: To refine and exalt; to heighten; to elevate; as, to raise to a place of honor.


  1. Chemistry: A product obtained by sublimation; hence, also, a purified product so obtained.


  1. Brought into a state of vapor by heat, and again condensed as a solid.


  • /ˈsʌblɪmeɪt/


From Latin sublīmātus, past participle of sublīmāre (“to raise, elevate”).

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“Sublimate.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/sublimate. Accessed 25 May 2024.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “sublimate”, accessed May 25, 2024, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/sublimate.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Sublimate. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved May 25, 2024, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/sublimate

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