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Definition of departed adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    departed

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//dɪˈpɑrt̮əd//
     
    [only before noun] (formal)
     
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  1. 1dead. People saydepartedto avoid sayingdead your dear departed brother
  2. 2the departed noun (pl. the departed) the person who has died
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: departed

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