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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An industrial plant for purifying a crude substance.

Usage examples (35)
  • In the past 10 years the refinery industry has had to respond to five sets of new environmental regulations.
  • Its biggest refinery is being constructed in India.
  • Then a black-and-white image of an oil refinery is shown.
  • The chemical is often found in refinery emissions and automobile exhaust. for more
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