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refine

 [re-fīn]
to purify or free from foreign matter.

re·fine

(rē-fīn'),
To free from impurities.

re·fine

(rĕ-fīn')
To free from impurities.

re·fine

(rē-fīn')
To free from impurities.
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We can use the two area preserving maps, [T.sub.p] and [S.sub.p], to construct uniform and refinable grids on the p-ball starting from uniform and refinable grids on the square.
We will elaborate on convergence of cascade algorithms based on the masks, which guarantees the existence of refinable functions in Section 3.
Plonka, "Approximation order provided by refinable function vectors," Constructive Approximation, vol.
Constructions of fundamental refinable functions are often based on a simple start function that is used as the input of a polynomial equation.
Next, let us assume that the dual refinable function [[PHI].sup.d] has a trigonometric polynomial refinement mask [[tau].sup.d].
The integrated intensities are refinable variables in addition to the profile parameters.
The advent of the first world war would witness local wells producing crude refinable into high-grade motor oil to fuel American war production.
Combine sound, video, the ability to attach documents and a mechanism for interacting with customers (phone, chat and e-mail), and the Internet becomes the multimedia communications vehicle for the delivery of ta rgeted, rapidly refinable messages combining voice, text and images to specified recipients: narrowcasting plastic information rather than broadcasting static (commercial) information like the one-way medium of television.
This vision of autonomy as a multifaceted, refinable competence is the final distinguishing feature of Meyers's account.
Because of his commitment to the existence of psychological laws, Henderson defends his views against Rosenberg's argument that crucial psychological generalizations are not empirically refinable and thus non-nomic (by arguing that bootstrap testing can be used to refine them without their being self-verifying).
Rietveld analysis adjusts the refinable parameters until the best fit of the entire calculated pattern to the entire measured XRD pattern is achieved.
A coker increases the amount of refinable material obtained from a barrel of oil.