Structured
Structured Struc"tured, a. (Biol.) Having a definite organic structure; showing differentiation of parts. [1913 Webster]

The passage from a structureless state to a structured state is itself a vital process. --H. Spencer. [1913 Webster]


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  • structured — struc|tured [ˈstrʌktʃəd US ərd] adj carefully organized, planned, or arranged ▪ The interviews were highly structured . ▪ a structured approach to teaching …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • structured — un·structured; structured; …   English syllables

  • structured — adj. Structured is used with these nouns: ↑approach, ↑finance, ↑wiring …   Collocations dictionary

  • structured — struc|tured [ strʌktʃərd ] adjective organized in a clear way that lets you see the relationship between the parts: The course consists of a series of structured lessons …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • structured —    arranged as a cartel    The imagery is the same as in orderly market. The American structured competition describes attempts to disguise illegal agreements on price, market share, and so on …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • structured — UK [ˈstrʌktʃə(r)d] / US [ˈstrʌktʃərd] adjective organized in a clear way that lets you see the relationship between the parts The course consists of a series of structured lessons …   English dictionary

  • structured — adjective 1. having definite and highly organized structure (Freq. 12) a structured environment • Ant: ↑unstructured • See Also: ↑organized 2. resembling a living organism in organization or development society as an integrated whol …   Useful english dictionary

  • structured — adjective Date: 1966 of, relating to, or being a method of computer programming in which each step of the solution to a problem is contained in a separate subprogram …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • structured — /struk cheuhrd/, adj. having and manifesting a clearly defined structure or organization. [1870 75; STRUCTURE + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • structured — adjective having structure; organized …   Wiktionary

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