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Definitions of refinement:
  • noun:   the quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste
    Example: "A man of intellectual refinement"
  • noun:   the result of improving something
    Example: "He described a refinement of this technique"
  • noun:   the process of removing impurities (as from oil or metals or sugar etc.)
  • noun:   a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality
    Example: "I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose"
  • noun:   a subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude

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