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Meaning of “learned” in the English Dictionary

"learned" in British English

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learnedadjective

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learned adjective (EDUCATED)

uk   /ˈlɜː.nɪd/  us   /ˈlɝː-/ formal A learned ​person has ​studied for a ​longtime 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.
(Definition of learned from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"learned" in American English

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learnedadjective

 us   /ˈlɜr·nɪd/ fml
having or ​showing much ​knowledge: a learned ​scholar
(Definition of learned from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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