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Fractional distillation is suitable for separation of miscible liquids with a boiling point difference of about 25 K or less. What part of fractional distillation apparatus makes it efficient and possess an advantage over a simple distillation process. Explain using a diagram.

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  1. Can't draw diagrams on this forum. The process works largely because of the fractionating column. Here is a picture. Google fractional distillation for a discussion. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fractionating_column

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