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Submitted by joanneleclair on August 24, 2022, at 14:02

Le verbe « alambiquer » est en effet plutôt rare, mais il existe. On le trouve dans le Grand Robert, qui lui donne le sens précisé dans le billet : « Analyser, raisonner, parler, écrire de manière trop subtile et compliquée ». Il figure également dans le Trésor de la langue française : « Écrire de manière trop subtile et raffinée ».