: having a relatively high level of industrialization and standard of living <a developed country>
Examples of DEVELOPED
- The disease is almost unheard of in developed countries.
- The younger plant has a less developed root system.
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Related to DEVELOPED
- advanced, evolved, forward, high, higher, improved, late, progressive, refined
- backward, low, lower, nonprogressive, primitive, retarded, rude, rudimentary, undeveloped
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