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assorted

[uh-sawr-tid] /əˈsɔr tɪd/
adjective
1.
consisting of different or various kinds; miscellaneous:
assorted flavors; assorted sizes.
2.
consisting of selected kinds; arranged in sorts or varieties:
rows of assorted vegetables.
3.
matched; suited.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; assort + -ed2
Related forms
unassorted, adjective
well-assorted, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for well-assorted

assorted

/əˈsɔːtɪd/
adjective
1.
consisting of various kinds mixed together; miscellaneous: assorted sweets
2.
arranged in sorts; classified: assorted categories
3.
matched; suited (esp in the combinations well-assorted, ill-assorted)
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Word Origin and History for well-assorted

assorted

adj.

"arranged in sorts," 1797, past participle adjective from assort (v.).

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