Definition of Refineries

1. Noun. (plural of refinery) ¹



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Definition of Refineries

1. refinery [n] - See also: refinery

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Refineries

refinancers
refinances
refinancing
refinancings
refind
refinding
refinds
refine
refined
refined sugar
refinedly
refinedness
refinement
refinements
refiner
refineries (current term)
refiners
refinery
refines
refining
refining industry
refinings
refinish
refinished
refinisher
refinishers
refinishes
refinishing
refire
refired

Literary usage of Refineries

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1. Workers of the Nation: An Encyclopedia of the Occupations of the American by Gilson Willets (1903)
"It is the business of these refineries to change the sugar from brown or raw ... The chief sources from which the refineries get their raw sugar are the ..."

2. 1795-1895. One Hundred Years of American Commerce ...: A History of American by Chauncey Mitchell Depew (1895)
"In 1875 there were forty-two refineries in the United States, ... The forty-two refineries in existence in 1875 dwindled to twenty-seven in 1880. ..."

3. The American Petroleum Industry by Raymond Foss Bacon, William Allen Hamor (1916)
"The following brief description of the operations in the refining of paraffin-base petroleum, represents the practice at the eleven small refineries in and ..."

4. The American Petroleum Industry by Raymond Foss Bacon, William Allen Hamor (1916)
"The following brief description of the operations in the refining of paraffin-base petroleum, represents the practice at the eleven small refineries in and ..."

5. Oil and Gas in the Mid-continent Fields by Luther Crocker Snider (1920)
"refineries The following lists give the locations, capacities and operating companies of the refineries in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana together ..."

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