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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. simple, straightforward, clear, or certain
  • adj. decided, set, settled, not open to change
  • adj. (obsolete) lacking freshness or spontaneity

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. prepered beforehand; not spontaneous.


1710, from herbs being cut and dried for sale, rather than fresh. (Wiktionary)


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