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Definition of Refinable
1. finable [adj] - See also: finable
Lexicographical Neighbors of Refinable
Literary usage of Refinable
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Tate's Modern Cambist: a Manual of Foreign Exchanges and Bullion: With the by William Tate, Hermann Schmidt (1903)
"refinable silver is always quoted in the market #</. per oz. above standard silver. The charge of 5 grains gold per 12 oz. refinable silver, ..."
2. Suggestions in Reference to the Metallic Currency of the United States of by Ernest Seyd (1871)
"The Refiner purchases the refinable Gold and the Dore Silver upon invoices. ... It is for this reason that the Refiner always seeks to buy refinable Gold ..."
3. Journal of the Statistical Society of London by Statistical Society (Great Britain) (1870)
"Besides the market bullion which I have mentioned, and which consists of piire, or refined gold, there is another description called refinable gold, ie, ..."
4. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1917)
"Decreased production of refinable oil. The decrease probably amounted to about 6000000 bbl. in 1915. 2. Steadily increasing consumption. 3. ..."
5. Bullion and Foreign Exchanges Theoretically and Practically Considered by Ernest Seyd (1868)
"The subjoined illustrations will show the advantage of operating jointly on refinable Gold and Dore Silver Bars, A Bar of Californian Gold, weighing 200 oz. ..."
6. Transactions by American Institute of Mining Engineers, Metallurgical Society of AIME, Society of Mining Engineers of AIME. (1917)
"During the last 6 years, which included the advent of the gusher period of the Midway fields the production of refinable oils has increased greatly, while, ..."