re-refine

transitive verb
\ ¦rē+ \

Definition of re-refine

: to refine (used motor oil) in order to produce a clean usable lubricant

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Other Words from re-refine

re-refiner \ "+ \ noun

First Known Use of re-refine

1941, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for re-refine

re- + refine entry 1

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“Re-refine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/re-refine. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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