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refining

The processing of a food (e.g., sugar cane) to extract a component of interest (sugar).

Health and natural food advocates are critical of this process, and believe beet sugar, molasses and honey to be far superior to refined or “white” sugar­—although the nutritive value of these unprocessed products in terms of minerals and vitamins is minimal.
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