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It Has 7 letters ( d e r i v e d )         3 vowels ( e i e )         4 consonants ( d r v d )         Word on the contrary devired

Which the in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) IPA(key): /dɪˈɹaɪvd/

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪˈɹaɪvd/

Which the in categoryENGLISH - ADJECTIVE
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English - Adjective

DERIVED (_comparative_ MORE DERIVED, _superlative_ MOST DERIVED) * (systematics) Of, or pertaining to, conditions unique to the descendant species of a clade, and not found in earlier ancestral species. * (comparable, archaic, taxonomy) Possessing features believed to be more advanced or improved than those other organisms. * product of derivation _The French language is DERIVED from Latin._ USAGE NOTES Modern systematics proscribes use of _derived_ to mean "advanced", preferring to use _derived_ to simply mean "changed from the ancestral state" without an evaluation of quality. TRANSLATIONS SEE ALSO * apomorphy

derived (comparative more derived, superlative most derived)

  1. (systematics) Of, or pertaining to, conditions unique to the descendant species of a clade, and not found in earlier ancestral species.
  2. (comparable, archaic, taxonomy) Possessing features believed to be more advanced or improved than those other organisms.
  3. product of derivation
    The French language is derived from Latin.

Usage notes

Modern systematics proscribes use of derived to mean "advanced", preferring to use derived to simply mean "changed from the ancestral state" without an evaluation of quality.

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Which the in categoryENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

DERIVED * simple past tense and past participle of _derive_

derived

  1. simple past tense and past participle of derive


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