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adjective bound·ed \ ˈbau̇n-dəd \

Definition of bounded

:having a mathematical bound or bounds
  • a set bounded above by 25 and bounded below by −10

Examples of bounded in a Sentence

  1. in their paintings the Impressionists played down bounded figures and concentrated on the subtle, fleeting effects of light

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First Known Use of bounded

1956



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