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figured

[fig-yerd] /ˈfɪg yərd/
adjective
1.
ornamented with a device or pattern:
figured silk; figured wallpaper.
2.
formed or shaped:
figured stones.
3.
represented by a pictorial or sculptured figure:
The god is figured as part man, part beast.
4.
Music.
  1. florid.
  2. having the accompanying chords indicated by figures.
5.
figurative, as language.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English, past participle of figuren to figure; see -ed2
Related forms
figuredly
[fig-yerd-lee, -yer-id-] /ˈfɪg yərd li, -yər ɪd-/ (Show IPA),
adverb
self-figured, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for self figured

figured

/ˈfɪɡəd/
adjective
1.
depicted as a figure in graphic art, painting, or sculpture
2.
decorated or patterned with a design
3.
having a form
4.
(music)
  1. ornamental
  2. (of a bass part) provided with numerals indicating accompanying harmonies
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