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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Decant \De*cant"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Decanted}; p. pr. & vb.
      n. {Decanting}.] [F. d[82]canter (cf. It. decantare), prop.,
      to pour off from the edge of a vessel; pref. d[82]- (L. de) +
      OF. cant (It. canto) edge, border, end. See {Cant} an edge.]
      To pour off gently, as liquor, so as not to disturb the
      sediment; or to pour from one vessel into another; as, to
      decant wine.
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