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English definition of “refine”

refine

verb [T]
 
 
/rɪˈfaɪn/
MAKE PURE to make a substance pure by removing other substances from itCorrecting and mendingEditing and compilingCreating and producingInventing, designing and innovation
IMPROVE to improve an idea, method, system, etc by making small changes: The engineers spent months refining the software.Correcting and mendingEditing and compilingBecoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancing
(Definition of refine from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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