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ready-made

[red-ee-meyd] /ˈrɛd iˈmeɪd/
adjective
1.
made in advance for sale to any purchaser, rather than to order:
a ready-made coat.
2.
made for immediate use.
3.
unoriginal; conventional.
noun
4.
5.
something that is ready-made, as a garment or a piece of furniture or equipment.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English
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Examples for ready-made
  • The polymer's ready-made support structure helped the stem cells to form new brain tissue in the cavity.
  • And with social media, there are ready-made ways of tapping into this altruistic community.
British Dictionary definitions for ready-made

ready-made

adjective
1.
made for purchase and immediate use by any customer a ready-made jacket
2.
extremely convenient or ideally suited a ready-made solution
3.
unoriginal or conventional ready-made phrases
noun
4.
a ready-made article, esp a garment
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