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Synonyms for decoct

extract the essence of something by boiling it

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be cooked until very little liquid is left

steep in hot water

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WHO cited a Cochrane Database systematic review decocting 20 studies of male circumcision for HIV prevention in MSM.
Ayahuasca is a hallucinogenic beverage produced from decocting parts of two Amazonian plants.
Preparation of PC: The PC was prepared by decocting the dried fruit (100 g) with boiling distilled water (11).
The extract of AS was prepared by decocting the dried herb in boiling distilled water (200 g/L) for 2 h.
In decocting five years' research of a century of innovation into a concise but thorough presentation, the authors focus their discussion on three dominant technologies: the internal combustion engine, chemicals, and electric power.
Menalcas' last word declares as much, in decocting terms for the wager into a purely formal matter, which is best pushed aside before it protects either combatant from entering the fray.