undeveloped

[ uhn-di-vel-uh pt ]
/ ˌʌn dɪˈvɛl əpt /

adjective

Origin of undeveloped

First recorded in 1730–40; un-1 + develop + -ed2
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undeveloped

/ (ˌʌndɪˈvɛləpt) /

adjective

not having developed or been developed
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Word Origin and History for undeveloped

undeveloped


adj.

1736, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of develop. In reference to film, it is attested from 1939.

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