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English translation of 'affinare'



transitive verb

  1. (technical) (also figurative)
    1. (gusto) to refine
    2. (ingegno) to sharpen

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British English: hone VERB
If you hone something, for example a skill, technique, idea, or product, you carefully develop it over a long period of time so that it is exactly right for your purpose.
Leading companies spend time and money on honing the skills of senior managers.


Translation of affinare from the Collins Italian to English
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