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backed

[bakt] /bækt/
adjective
1.
having a back, backing, setting, or support (often used in combination):
a low-backed sofa.
2.
(of fabric) having an extra set of threads in either the warp or the weft to provide added warmth.
Compare double cloth.
3.
Photography. (of a film or plate) coated with a substance for absorbing light and thereby reducing halation.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English; see back1, -ed3
Related forms
half-backed, adjective
well-backed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for well-backed

backed

/bækt/
adjective
1.
  1. having a back or backing
  2. (in combination): high-backed, black-backed
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