defined

  • 1 defined — I (clear) adjective clear cut, coherent, comprehensible, concrete, conditional, confining, conterminable, conterminate, cramped, crystal clear, definite, determinable, determined, distinct, distinguishable, evident, exact, explicit, express,… …

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  • 2 defined — defined; un·defined; …

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  • 3 defined — adj. outlined, delineated 1) sharply defined 2) defined against (sharply defined against a light background) * * * [ outlined, delineated ] sharply defined defined against (sharply defined against a light background) …

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  • 4 defined — [[t]dɪfa͟ɪnd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu adv ADJ If something is clearly defined or strongly defined, its outline is clear or strong. A clearly defined track now leads down to the valley... Here the path is less defined... She had a strongly defined… …

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  • 5 defined — adjective 1. clearly characterized or delimited (Freq. 2) lost in a maze of words both defined and undefined each child has clearly defined duties • Ant: ↑undefined • See Also: ↑definite 2. showing clearly the outline or pr …

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  • 6 Defined — Define De*fine , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Defined}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Defining}.] [OE. definer, usually, to end, to finish, F. d[ e]finir to define, L. definire to limit, define; de + finire to limit, end, finis boundary, limit, end. See {Final},… …

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  • 7 defined — adj. Defined is used with these nouns: ↑role …

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  • 8 defined — Synonyms and related words: absolute, certain, circumscribed, circumscript, clean cut, clear, clear as crystal, clear as day, clear cut, coherent, concrete, connected, consistent, conspicuous, crisp, crystal clear, crystalline, definite,… …

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  • 9 defined — adjective /dəˈfaɪnd/ a) Having a definition or value. b) Having extreme muscle separation as a result of low body fat. Ant: undefined See Also: definition …

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  • 10 defined — de·fined di fīnd adj of a culture medium consisting wholly of chemically identified substances in precisely determined proportions …

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  • 11 defined — adj. delineated, specified, determined, explained de·fine || dɪ faɪn v. explain, clarify; limit, set boundaries …

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  • 12 defined — See: define …

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  • 13 defined — /dɪ faɪnd/ adjective with specific aims …

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  • 14 defined — 1. Fixed conditions of medium, environment and protocol for growth. 2. Precisely known and stated elements of a tissue culture medium …

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  • 15 defined contribution plan — n: a pension plan in which the amount of the contributions made by the employer is fixed in advance and earnings are distributed proportionately Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. defined contribution plan …

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  • 16 defined benefit plan — de·fined benefit plan n: a pension plan in which the amount of benefits paid to an employee after retirement is fixed in advance in accordance with a formula given in the plan Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. defined… …

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  • 17 defined benefit scheme — (DB scheme): An occupational pension scheme or other retirement benefit scheme which promises the member a defined level of benefit on death or retirement. Employer s contributions have then to be determined from time to time so as to cover the… …

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  • 18 defined-benefit scheme — (DB scheme): An occupational pension scheme or other retirement benefit scheme which promises the member a defined level of benefit on death or retirement. Employer s contributions have then to be determined from time to time so as to cover the… …

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  • 19 Defined by Struggle — Studio album by Nodes of Ranvier Released July 24, 2007 Genre Metalcore Label …

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  • 20 defined benefits lump sum death benefit — Introduced by the Finance Act 2004, a registered pension scheme that is a defined benefit scheme may pay a defined benefits lump sum death benefit on a member s death. The scheme administrator must test the payment against the member s lifetime… …

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