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adjective de·vel·oped \di-ˈve-ləpt\

Simple Definition of developed

  • of a country, society, etc. : having many industries and relatively few poor people who are unable to buy the things they need

  • : larger or more advanced

Full Definition of developed

  1. :  having a relatively high level of industrialization and standard of living <a developed country>

Examples of developed

  1. The disease is almost unheard of in developed countries.

  2. The younger plant has a less developed root system.



1940

First Known Use of developed

1940

Rhymes with developed


DEVELOPED Defined for Kids

developed

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adjective de·vel·oped \di-ˈve-ləpt\

Definition of developed

  1. 1 :  having many large industries and a complex economic system <developed nations>

  2. 2 :  bigger, more mature, or more advanced <Dogs have a highly developed sense of smell.>





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