deep–seated

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adjective deep–seat·ed \ˈdēp-ˈsē-təd\

Definition of deep–seated

  1. 1 :  situated far below the surface a deep–seated inflammation

  2. 2 :  firmly established a deep–seated tradition

1741

First Known Use of deep–seated

1741


DEEP–SEATED Defined for English Language Learners

deep-seated

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Definition of deep–seated for English Language Learners

  • : existing for a long time and very difficult to change : firmly established


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