stated

[stey-tid]

Origin of stated

First recorded in 1635–45; state + -ed2
Related formsstat·ed·ly, adverbun·stat·ed, adjectivewell-stat·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for well-stated

stated

adjective
  1. (esp of a sum) determined by agreement; fixed
  2. explicitly formulated or narrateda stated argument
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