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Turkish translation of “refinement”

refinement

noun
 
 
/rɪˈfaɪnmənt/
IMPROVEMENT [C, U] a small change that improves something
geliştirme, ıslah, ilave özellik; küçük değişiklik
Several refinements have been made to improve the car's performance.Correcting and mendingEditing and compiling
POLITE [U] polite behaviour and knowledge of social rules
incelik, kibarlık, zariflik, zerafet
a woman of refinementManners and levels of formalityPolite and respectfulPolite and respectfulPolite and respectful
PURE [U] the process of making a substance pure
saflaştırma, arıtma, arılaştırma
Correcting and mendingEditing and compiling
(Definition of refinement from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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