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seededadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈsi·dɪd/
ranked as one of the better players or teams, in order to arrange that these do not compete early in a competition: Michigan State University, seeded first in the Southeast, also plays today.
(also seedless,  /ˈsid·ləs/ ) with the seeds removed: seeded grapes
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"seeded" in British English

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seededadjective

uk   /ˈsiː.dɪd/  us   /ˈsiː.dɪd/
  • seeded adjective (PLANT)

with the seeds removed: Garnish with peeled, seeded, and diced tomatoes.
  • seeded adjective (SPORT)

especially of a tennis player, given a place on the list of those expected to win games in a particular competition because of the way they have played in the past: seeded players

-seededsuffix

uk   / -siː.dɪd/  us   / -siː.dɪd/
  • -seeded suffix (PLANT)

with the type of seed mentioned: The walnut is a hard-seeded fruit.
  • -seeded suffix (SPORT)

being seeded in the position mentioned: The fifth-seeded Browne crushed the defending champion.
(Definition of seeded from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “seeded”
in Chinese (Simplified) 植物, 去籽的, 有籽的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 植物, 去籽的, 有籽的…
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