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studied

[stuhd-eed] /ˈstʌd id/
adjective
1.
marked by or suggestive of conscious effort; not spontaneous or natural; affected:
studied simplicity.
2.
carefully deliberated:
a studied approval.
3.
Origin of studied
1520-1530
First recorded in 1520-30; study + -ed2
Related forms
studiedly, adverb
studiedness, noun
nonstudied, adjective
well-studied, adjective
Synonyms
1. deliberate. 1, 2. considered.
Synonym Study
1, 2. See elaborate.
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British Dictionary definitions for most well studied

studied

/ˈstʌdɪd/
adjective
1.
carefully practised, designed, or premeditated: a studied reply
2.
an archaic word for learned
Derived Forms
studiedly, adverb
studiedness, noun
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