Meaning of “-backed” in the English Dictionary

"-backed" in British English

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uk / -bækt/ us / -bækt/

-backed suffix (SUPPORTED)

-backed suffix (BACK PART)

used to form adjectives that describe what substance or material is at the back of something, or what the back of something is like:

foam-backed carpet
high-backed dining chairs

(Definition of “-backed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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