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adjective educated pronunciation in American English /ˈedʒəˌkeɪtəd/
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  1. an educated person has received a good education and has a lot of knowledge
    a dating service for educated, professional people
    1. a.
      used about the standard to which someone has been educated
      Interpreters should be highly educated as well as fluent.
      well educated: The people who work here are well educated and open-minded.
    2. b.
      used about the place or way in which someone was educated
      He is a Princeton-educated lawyer.
      traditionally educated students


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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