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Synonyms for refinement

Synonyms for refinement

the act or process of removing physical impurities

high style in quality, manner, or dress


enlightenment and excellent taste resulting from intellectual development

the ability to distinguish, especially to recognize small differences or draw fine distinctions

Synonyms for refinement

a highly developed state of perfection

the result of improving something

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

a subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude

the quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste

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According to Reuters, Randal Quarles told the Senate Banking Committee in a prepared testimony ahead of his confirmation hearing scheduled for Thursday, that 'As with any complex undertaking, after the first wave of reform, and with the benefit of experience and reflection, some refinements will undoubtedly be in order.
The planning team drafted a refinement plan to reflect the neighborhood's visions and decisions, rather than their own.
A newest-vertex bisection method is implemented for grid refinement, but in the initial triangulation the longest edge is assigned as the refinement edge of each triangle.
0-litre petrol or diesel power and both refinement and ride quality have been improved.
The SQUEEZE technique in the structure validation program PLATON [1] is a method to take into account the contribution of disordered solvent molecules in the refinement of an otherwise ordered crystal structure [2] by extracting information on the electron density from a correctly-phased model of the ordered part.
So far, the first portion of the design of experiment metric of silicon ranges and barium alloy additions have been tested, demonstrating the refinement to the silicon morphology.
Other bowlers unable to reach the stepladder final included sixth-placer Mazen Al Zayed (2,574) of Refinement, seventh Richard Karral (2,475) of Refinement, eighth Abdulreda Haqiqi (2,466) of Refinement and ninth Khalid Janahi (2,434) of Information Technology.
In order to filter out the irrelevant information from the generated keyphrases of KEA++ there is a need for a refinement methodology that reduces the noise in the result set of KEA++.
Again, the Range Rover brand continues to be the last word in refinement and capability in the luxury SUV market," says Robin Colgan, managing director, Jaguar Land Rover Menap.
THE LOC Support Unit (LOCSU) has launched a revised pathway for Intraocular Pressure (IOP) Refinement.
ABOUT a year ago I formed the opinion that Refinement would win the inaugural running of the David Nicholson Mares Only Hurdle and backed her at nice prices accordingly.
Vauxhall say they were given the seemingly impossible task of maintaining refinement while improving steering feel and chassis control - by developing the new model in the UK on British roads from the outset, the boffins actually managed to exceed the brief by IMPROVING refinement in addition to transforming the driving dynamics.
Leighton Aspell sent his mount into the lead at the outset and the pair stayed there, drawing clear from the second-last to beat Refinement by 14 lengths.
A classification scheme based on a Nested Self-Organising Map (NSOM) and a query refinement mechanism based on a fuzzy-related thesaurus were proposed to promote the qualities.
ATA supports TSA's refinement of banned items, both because of TSA's security assessment and because it will reduce passenger inconvenience.