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English definition of “departed”

departed

adjective     /dɪˈpɑː.tɪd/ US  /-ˈpɑːr.t̬ɪd/ literary
dead : We will always remember our dear departed friends .Death and dying describes something that happened in the past and is finished : The old man talked about the departed triumphs of his youth .In the past
(Definition of departed adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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