Definition of distilling in English:

distilling

noun

mass noun
  • 1The process of making spirits or an essence by distilling.

    ‘the distilling of grain whisky’
    as modifier ‘the distilling industry’
  • 2The fact or process of extracting the essential meaning or most important aspects of something.

    ‘the album's poignant distilling of the fading of youth and optimism’

Pronunciation

distilling

/dɪˈstɪlɪŋ/