Definitions of quintessence

The word quintessence uses 12 letters:ceeeinnqsstu.

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n. - The fifth or last and highest essence or power in a natural body. See Ferment oils, under Ferment. 2

n. - Hence: An extract from anything, containing its rarest virtue, or most subtle and essential constituent in a small quantity; pure or concentrated essence. 2

v. t. - To distil or extract as a quintessence; to reduce to a quintessence. 2