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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A machine that gives the final mechanical treatment to paper stock

Usage examples (30)
  • He was a sugar refiner
  • The instruments required by the refiner were a crucible of furnace and a bellows or blow-pipe.
  • It is only a refiner, which is a thin-profit business most times, and in the past year, a no-profit business.
  • The idea that the trials of Rome shall be as a 'refiner's fire' has a certain grandeur, but the expression of the idea is commonplace. for more
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