weighted Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “weighted” in the English Dictionary

"weighted" in British English

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uk   /ˈweɪ.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
prepared and ​arranged in a way that is ​likely to ​produce a ​particulareffect, usually an ​advantage, ​rather than any other: The ​system is weighted in ​favour of those who have a good ​education.
(Definition of weighted from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"weighted" in American English

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 us   /ˈweɪ·t̬ɪd/

weighted adjective (VALUED)

science of ​information being ​studied, having a ​valueattached to show ​itsimportancecompared with all the ​information being ​studied

weighted adjective (INFLUENTIAL)

given an ​influence that would not ​happennaturally: Roche's, the most ​heavily weighted ​stock in the Swiss Market Index, has ​climbed 25 ​percent since Jan. 3.
(Definition of weighted from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “weighted”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有倾向性的,(尤指对…)有利的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有傾向性的,(尤指對…)有利的…
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