# Definition of Refinement. Meaning of Refinement. Synonyms of Refinement

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## Definition of Refinement

Refinement
Refinement Re*fine"ment (r?*f?n"ment), n. [Cf. F. raffinement.] 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 refinements. --Swift. 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; cultivation; civilization.

## Meaning of Refinement from wikipedia

- Refinement may refer to: Equilibrium refinement, the identification of actualized equilibria in game theory Refinement of an equivalence relation, in mathematics...
- type theory, a refinement type is a type endowed with a predicate which is ****umed to hold for any element of the refined type. Refinement types can express...
- Refinement is a generic term of computer science that encomp****es various approaches for producing correct computer programs and simplifying existing programs...
- Rietveld refinement is a technique described by Hugo Rietveld for use in the characterisation of crystalline materials. The neutron and x-ray diffraction...
- In numerical analysis, adaptive mesh refinement (AMR) is a method of adapting the accuracy of a solution within certain sensitive or turbulent regions...
- V β ∈ B } is a refinement of C = { U α ∈ A } when ∀ β   ∃ α   V β ⊆ U α {\displaystyle D=\{V_{\beta \in B}\}\;{\text{is a refinement of}}\;C=\{U_{\alpha...
- And Their Refinement of the Decline is the seventh studio album by Stars of the Lid, which was released by Kranky in April 2007. The album was Kranky's...
- In the design of algorithms, partition refinement is a technique for representing a partition of a set as a data structure that allows the partition to...
- language, wrote the influential paper Program Development by Stepwise Refinement. Since Niklaus Wirth went on to develop languages such as Modula and Oberon...
- The refinement calculus is a formalized approach to stepwise refinement for program construction. The required behaviour of the final executable program...