refining

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rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys; is obtained as a by-product in refining molybdenum atomic number 75 , Re , rhenium
process whereby heavy molecules of naphtha or petroleum are broken down into hydrocarbons of lower molecular weight (especially in the oil-refining process) cracking
act of improving by expanding or enlarging or refining development
oil, remains settling or filtered out when refining foots
engineer trained in the extraction and refining and alloying and fabrication of metals metallurgical engineer , metallurgist
thick dark syrup produced by boiling down juice from sugar cane; especially during sugar refining molasses
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