The term “distilled spirits plant” means an establishment which is qualified under subchapter B to perform any distilled spirits operation.
The term “distilled spirits operation” means any operation for which qualification is required under subchapter B.
The term “bonded premises”, when used with respect to distilled spirits, means the premises of a distilled spirits plant, or part thereof, on which distilled spirits operations are authorized to be conducted.
The term “processor” includes (but is not limited to) a rectifier, bottler, and denaturer.
Any process which is the operation of a distiller.
Any mixing (after determination of tax) of distilled spirits for immediate consumption.
Any process performed by an apothecary with respect to distilled spirits which such apothecary uses exclusively in the preparation or making up of medicines unfit for use for beverage purposes.
The term “warehouseman”, when used with respect to distilled spirits, means any person who stores bulk distilled spirits.
The terms “distilled spirits”, “alcoholic spirits”, and “spirits” mean that substance known as ethyl alcohol, ethanol, or spirits of wine in any form (including all dilutions and mixtures thereof from whatever source or by whatever process produced).
The term “bulk distilled spirits” means distilled spirits in a container having a capacity in excess of 1 wine gallon.
The term “proof spirits” means that liquid which contains one-half its volume of ethyl alcohol of a specific gravity of 0.7939 at 60 degrees Fahrenheit (referring to water at 60 degrees Fahrenheit as unity).
The term “proof gallon” means a United States gallon of proof spirits, or the alcoholic equivalent thereof.
The term “container”, when used with respect to distilled spirits, means any receptacle, vessel, or form of package, bottle, tank, or pipeline used, or capable of use, for holding, storing, transferring, or conveying distilled spirits.
The term “approved container”, when used with respect to distilled spirits, means a container the use of which is authorized by regulations prescribed by the Secretary.
Unless another meaning is distinctly expressed or manifestly intended, the term “article” means any substance in the manufacture of which denatured distilled spirits are used.
The terms “export”, “exported”, and “exportation” include shipments to a possession of the United States.