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English definition of “beaten”

beaten

adjective [before noun]     /ˈbiː.tən/ US  /-t̬ən/
describes gold or another metal that has been made flat by having been hit repeatedly with a hard object: She was wearing a necklace of beaten gold.Metals and metalworkingChemical elements describes a path or track that people walk along regularly so that the ground has become hard and the path is clearHabitual and customary
(Definition of beaten adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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