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adjective uk   us  

learned adjective (EDUCATED)

uk   /ˈlɜː.nɪd/  us   /ˈlɝː-/ formal A learned person has studied for a long time and has a lot of knowledge: a learned professor

learned adjective (COPIED)

/ˈlɜːnd/  us   /ˈlɝːnd/ specialized psychology Learned behaviour has been copied from others: This sort of aggression is learned behaviour.
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