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Definition of 'altered'

See also: alter 


  1. changed in form or character without becoming something else; "the altered policy promised success"; "following an altered course we soon found ourselves back in civilization"; "he looked...with clouded eyes and with an altered manner of breathing"- Charles Dickens
       Antonyms: unaltered unchanged
  2. having testicles or ovaries removed
       Synonyms: neutered
  3. changed in order to improve or made more fit for a particular purpose; "seeds precisely adapted to the area"; "instructions altered to suit the children's different ages"
       Synonyms: adapted

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