Definition of Defined

1. Adjective. Clearly characterized or delimited. "Each child has clearly defined duties"

Also: Definite
Antonyms: Undefined



2. Adjective. Showing clearly the outline or profile or boundary. "The setting sun showed the outlined figure of a man standing on the hill"
Exact synonyms: Outlined
Similar to: Distinct

Definition of Defined

1. Verb. (past of define) ¹

2. Adjective. Having a definition or value. ¹

3. Adjective. (bodybuilding) Having extreme muscle separation as a result of low body fat. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Defined

1. define [v] - See also: define

Lexicographical Neighbors of Defined

defiler
defilers
defiles
defileth
defiliation
defiliations
defiling
defiltration
definability
definable
definably
definate
definately
definatly
define
defined (current term)
defined medium
definedness
definement
definements
definer
definers
defines
definienda
definiendum
definiens
definientia
defining
defining-vocabulary
defining characteristic

Literary usage of Defined

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1882)
"(There was a deficient innervation of the left side of the face.) The retro-central fissure was well defined and confluent with the interparietal. ..."

2. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1882)
"The retro-central fissure was well defined and confluent with the interparietal. THE LEFT SIDE. The island of Reil was well covered^ Seven straight fissures ..."

3. Handbook of American Constitutional Law by Henry Campbell Black (1910)
"CONSTITUTIONAL LAW defined.. Constitutional law Is that department of the ... CONSTITUTION defined. 2. Tho constitution of a state is the fundamental law of ..."

4. Hand-book of Common-law Pleading by Benjamin Jonson Shipman (1895)
""ACTION" defined.. A civil action is any proceeding in a court of justice ... Lord Coke defined an action as being "nothing less than the lawful demand of ..."

5. Handbook of Equity Jurisprudence by Norman Fetter (1895)
"EQUITY defined.. As understood in English and American jurisprudence, ... Other writers, following the lead of Justice Story, have defined equity by ..."

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