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  • n. Excessive refinement.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Excessive refinement.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Excessive refinement; refinement with excess of subtlety or affectation of nicety.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean

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over- +‎ refinement

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