received Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “received” in the English Dictionary

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receivedadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /rɪˈsiːvd/ formal
generallyaccepted as being ​right or ​correct because it is ​based on ​authority: According to received wisdom, ​exposure to ​lowlevelradioactivity is ​harmless.
(Definition of received from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “received”
in Chinese (Simplified) 普遍接受的, 公认的, 承认的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 普遍接受的, 公認的, 承認的…
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