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decant (verb) pour out.
When you pour a liquid from one container into another, you decant it. We decant wine from casks into bottles and from bottles into cups or goblets. So too are the other liquids decanted when they are to be consumed.
- The wine decanted from the cask in the cellar is at least fifty years old and hence its taste.
- As he decanted coffee from the jug, someone hit his elbow, and the coffee was spilt on the floor.