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Main Entry: re·fine
Pronunciation: ri-primarystressfimacrn
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): re·fined; re·fin·ing
1 : to come or bring to a pure state <refine sugar>
2 : to make or become improved
3 : to free from what is vulgar
4 : to improve by introducing something that makes a small difference <refined upon the older methods>
- re·fin·er noun

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