collected Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “collected” in the English Dictionary

"collected" in British English

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uk   us   /kəˈlek.tɪd/

collected adjective (GATHERED)

[before noun] brought together in one ​book or ​series of ​books: His collected ​poems were ​published in 1928.

collected adjective (CONTROLLED)

showingcontrol over ​yourfeelings: She ​appeared calm and collected.
(Definition of collected from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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