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bloatedadjective

us   /ˈbloʊ·t̬ɪd/
swollen from containing too much air, liquid, or food: I feel bloated from having too much to eat.
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bloatedadjective

uk   /ˈbləʊtɪd/ us  
a bloated organization employs too many people in relation to the amount of work that there is and therefore costs too much money to run: He denies that he has created a bloated bureaucracy, employing almost 500 people.
a bloated amount of money is considered to be too large: There has been criticism of the bloated bonuses awarded to "fat cat" bankers.
IT not effective because of using too much computer memory (= space for storing information): We recommend simpler programs that can replace some common but bloated and expensive apps.
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