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fully fledgedadjective

(also fully-fledged) uk   us   UK ( US full-fledged)
completely ​developed, or having all the ​qualities necessary to be considered as something: It's becoming ​increasingly possible to ​run a fully fledged ​business from ​home. a fully-fledged ​democracy/​economy/​member Speculation ​grows that the ​company is ​planning a fully fledged ​bid after ​amassing a 15% ​stake in its ​rival. It is to become a full-fledged ​member of the ​lendingorganization.
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