characterized by a predictable or consistent pattern of behavior or thought as a result of having been subjected to certain circumstances or conditions.
made suitable for a given purpose.
Origin of conditioned
late Middle EnglishRelated formsnon·con·di·tioned, adjectiveself-con·di·tioned, adjectivesem·i·con·di·tioned, adjectivewell-con·di·tioned, adjective
word dating back to 1400–50;
see origin at condition
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Examples from the Web for well-conditioned
Historical Examples of well-conditioned
It is only the well-conditioned tree that yields its glorious harvest year by year.
Every well-conditioned bird should bring up its family in a “zoo” by preference.
They are small, but, having been acclimated, are sleek and well-conditioned.
They have picked, well-conditioned horses; the roads are excellent!
Thills were attached, in which was harnessed a well-conditioned horse.
British Dictionary definitions for well-conditioned
adjective (well conditioned when postpositive)
(of a person or animal's body, hair, etc) in a good or healthy condition
psychol of or denoting a response that has been learnedCompare unconditioned
(foll by to) accustomed; inured; prepared by training
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well-conditioned in Medicine
Exhibiting or trained to exhibit a conditioned response.
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