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"refined" in American English

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refinedadjective

 us   /rɪˈfɑɪnd/
made ​pure by ​removingunwantedmaterial: Regional ​exportsinclude refined ​oil and ​copper.
Someone who is refined is ​polite, ​graceful, and ​aware of ​quality and ​style: The ​hotellobbyreflects the refined ​taste of the owners.
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(Definition of refined from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"refined" in Business English

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refinedadjective

uk   us   /rɪˈfaɪnd/ PRODUCTION
a refined substance has been made pure by ​removing other substances from it: refined copper/​oil/​petroleum refined sugar/​foods/​products
(Definition of refined from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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