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eaten

[eet-n] /ˈit n/
verb
1.
a past participle of eat.
Related forms
half-eaten, adjective
uneaten, adjective
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half-eaten

adjective
1.
(of food, a meal, etc) partially consumed: he pushed his half-eaten meal away

eaten

/ˈiːtən/
verb
1.
the past participle of eat
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eaten

Old English eten, past participle of eat.

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