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refined

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refined

adjective

: free of unwanted substances

: improved to be more precise or exact

: having or showing the good education, polite manners, etc., that are expected in people who belong to a high social class

Full Definition of REFINED

1
:  free from impurities
3
:  precise, exact <a refined test for radioactivity>

Examples of REFINED

  1. She has become more refined in her painting technique.
  2. He has very refined manners.
  3. refined and elegant works of art

First Known Use of REFINED

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