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collectedadjective

uk   us   /kəˈlek.tɪd/

collected adjective (GATHERED)

[before noun] brought together in one book or series of books: His collected poems were published in 1928.

collected adjective (CONTROLLED)

showing control over your feelings: She appeared calm and collected.
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