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  • adj. Referring to something that has been noticed.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of detect.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In entomology, uncovered: applied to the hemelytra of heteropterous Hemiptera when, as in most species, they are not covered by the scutellum: opposed to obtected.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. perceived or discerned
  • adj. perceived with the mind

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