Definition of removed
1 a : distant in degree of relationship b : of a younger or older generation <a second cousin's child is a second cousin once removed>
2 : separate or remote in space, time, or character
Examples of removed in a sentence
We're looking for an apartment somewhat removed from the noise of downtown.
The child of your first cousin is your first cousin once removed.
First Known Use of removed
REMOVED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of removed for English Language Learners
: away from something
: of a younger or older generation
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