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Webster 1913 Edition


Fining

Fin′ing

,
Noun.
1.
The act of imposing a fin[GREEK].
2.
The process of fining or refining; clarification; also
(Metal.)
, the conversion of cast iron into suitable for puddling, in a hearth or charcoal fire.
3.
That which is used to refine; especially, a preparation of isinglass, gelatin, etc., for clarifying beer.
Fining pot
,
a vessel in which metals are refined.
Prov. xvii. 3.

Webster 1828 Edition


Fining

FI'NING

,
ppr.
[See Fine, the verb.]
1.
Clarifying; refining; purifying; defecating; separating from extraneous matter.
2.
[See Fine, the noun.] Imposing a fine or pecuniary penalty.

Definition 2022


fining

fining

English

Verb

fining

  1. present participle of fine