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Synonyms for refining
re·fin·ing

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. refining, refinement, purificationnoun

    the process of removing impurities (as from oil or metals or sugar etc.)

    Synonyms:
    purgation, nicety, culture, elaboration, shade, subtlety, civilization, cultivation, polish, nuance, civilisation, finish, refinement, purification

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  1. List of paraphrases for "refining":

    refinery, refinement, refine, refineries, grow-out, smelting, fine-tune

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How to use refining in a sentence?

  1. Chief Executive Joe Gorder:

    There is nothing currently pending, i don't think there are any refining assets that are in the market that we would take a look at.

  2. Li Shousheng:

    The entry of private firms into the refining business was a fruit of the sector reform, but the capacity surplus is a reality to face.

  3. Andy Lipow:

    The crude oil market is being supported by the Gulf of Mexico production shut-in. ... It is going to look to see if Tropical Storm Barry becomes a major flooding event that impacts the refining sector in Louisiana and impacts gas and diesel.

  4. Adam Schiff:

    It is my hope that the administration will be willing to accept important limits in a new authorization as well as the sunset or repeal of the old [ authorizations ], as this will be necessary to ensure strong bipartisan support and meet the goals the president set last summer of refining and repealing the prior authorizations.

  5. Kendall Brown:

    Colonial-era sources show that officials, both political and technological, were aware of possible pollution from the refining processes.


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