well-done

[ wel-duhn ]
/ ˈwɛlˈdʌn /

adjective

performed accurately and diligently; executed with skill and efficiency.
(of meat) thoroughly cooked, especially until all redness is gone.

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Origin of well-done

Middle English word dating back to 1150–1200
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British Dictionary definitions for well-done

well-done

adjective (well done when postpositive)

(of food, esp meat) cooked thoroughly
made or accomplished satisfactorily
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