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Meaning of “made” in the English Dictionary

"made" in British English

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madeverb

uk   us   /meɪd/
past simple and past participle of make : He was ​wearing a ​suit made frompuresilk. The ​house was made ofwood with an ​ironroof.

-madesuffix

uk   us   /-meɪd/
produced in the ​stated way or ​place: On the ​bottom of the ​watch it said "Swiss-made".
(Definition of made from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"made" in American English

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made

 us   /meɪd/
past simple and past participle of make
(Definition of made from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"-made" in Business English

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-madesuffix

produced in a particular way or ​place: On the ​bottom of the watch it said 'Swiss-made'. Local ​companies are ​finding it hard to ​compete against ​cheaper foreign-madeproducts. We use factory-madeparts that are ​assembled on ​site. They ​sell a ​range of freshly-made sandwiches.
(Definition of -made from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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