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time–tested

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adjective time–test·ed \-ˌtes-təd\

Simple Definition of time–tested

  • : done or used for a long time and proved to be effective

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of time–tested

  1. :  having effectiveness that has been proved over a long period of time <time–tested methods>

1930

First Known Use of time–tested

1930


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