well-defined

adjective well-de·fined \ ˌwel-di-ˈfīnd \

Definition of well-defined

1 : having clearly distinguishable limits, boundaries, or features
  • a well-defined scar
2 : clearly stated or described
  • well-defined policies

First Known Use of well-defined

1551

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of well-defined for English Language Learners

  • : easy to see or understand



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