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accepted

[ak-sep-tid] /ækˈsɛp tɪd/
adjective
1.
generally approved; usually regarded as normal, right, etc.:
an accepted pronunciation of a word; an accepted theory.
Origin of accepted
1485-1495
First recorded in 1485-95; accept + -ed2
Related forms
acceptedly, adverb
quasi-accepted, adjective
unaccepted, adjective
well-accepted, adjective
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well-accepted

adjective (well accepted when postpositive)
1.
generally considered as true or correct

accepted

/əkˈsɛptɪd/
adjective
1.
commonly approved or recognized; customary; established
Derived Forms
acceptedly, adverb
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