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"refine" in British English

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refineverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈfaɪn/ us   /rɪˈfaɪn/
(Definition of refine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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refineverb [T]

us   /rɪˈfɑɪn/
to make a substance pure by removing unwanted material: Sugar and oil are refined before use.
To refine something also means to improve it by making small changes: We haven’t finished refining the plan yet.
(Definition of refine from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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refineverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈfaɪn/ us  
PRODUCTION to improve something or to make it pure, especially by removing material that is not wanted: Crude oil is industrially refined to purify it.
to improve an idea, a method, a system, etc. by making small changes: Engineers spent many months refining the software.
(Definition of refine from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“refine” in Business English

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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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