developed

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adjective de·vel·oped \di-ˈve-ləpt\

Definition of developed

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

Examples of developed in a Sentence

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

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

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Origin and Etymology of developed

see develop


First Known Use: 1949


DEVELOPED Defined for English Language Learners

developed

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adjective de·vel·oped \di-ˈve-ləpt\

Definition of developed for English Language Learners

  • 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


DEVELOPED Defined for Kids

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adjective de·vel·oped \di-ˈve-ləpt\

Definition of developed for Students

  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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