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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: refinement(0.01111 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to refinement.
English → Indonesian (quick)
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English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or
impeccable quality; “they performed with great polish”;
“I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose”;
“almost an inspiration which gives to all work that
finish which is almost art”--Joseph Conrad [syn: polish,
culture, cultivation, finish]
2: the result of improving something; “he described a
refinement of this technique” [syn: elaboration]
3: the process of removing impurities (as from oil or metals or
sugar etc.) [syn: refining, purification]
4: a subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude;
“without understanding the finer nuances you can't enjoy
the humor”; “don't argue about shades of meaning” [syn: nuance,
nicety, shade, subtlety]
5: the quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste;
“a man of intellectual refinement”; “he is remembered for
his generosity and civilization” [syn: civilization, civilisation]
English → English (gcide)
Refinement \Re*fine"ment\ (r?*f?n"ment), n. [Cf. F.
1. The act of refining, or the state of being refined; as,
the refinement or metals; refinement of ideas.
The more bodies are of kin to spirit in subtilty and
refinement, the more diffusive are they. --Norris.
From the civil war to this time, I doubt whether the
corruptions in our language have not equaled its
2. That which is refined, elaborated, or polished to excess;
an affected subtilty; as, refinements of logic. “The
refinements of irregular cunning.” --Rogers.
Syn: Purification; polish; politeness; gentility; elegance;