Definition of developed
- a developed country
The disease is almost unheard of in developed countries.
The younger plant has a less developed root system.
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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
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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