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departedadjective

uk   /dɪˈpɑː.tɪd/ us   /dɪˈpɑːr.t̬ɪd/ literary
dead: We will always remember our dear departed friends.
used to refer to something that happened in the past and is finished: The old man talked about the departed triumphs of his youth.

departednoun

uk   /dɪˈpɑː.tɪd/ us   /dɪˈpɑːr.t̬ɪd/
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