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calculated

adjective uk   /ˈkæl.kjʊ.leɪ.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
C2 planned or arranged in order to produce a particular effect: It was a cruel, calculated crime with absolutely no justification. [+ to infinitive] It's a policy that was hardly calculated to (= will not) win votes.
Translations of “calculated”
in Chinese (Traditional) 計劃好的, 算計好的, 蓄意的…
in Russian обдуманный…
in Turkish hesaplanmış, her şey hesaba katılmış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 计划好的, 算计好的, 蓄意的…
in Polish świadomy, przemyślany…
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