processed etymology

English word processed comes from English process, English -ed

Detailed word origin of processed

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
process English (eng) (anatomy) A structure that arises above a surface.. (anatomy) Successive physiological responses to keep or restore health.. (biology) An outgrowth of tissue or cell.. (computing) A task or program that is or was executing.. (legal) Documents issued by a court in the course of a lawsuit or action at law, such as a summons, mandate, or writ.. (manufacturing) A set of procedures used to [...]
-ed English (eng) Used to form past participles of (regular) verbs. See -en and -t for variants. Used to form past tenses of (regular) verbs. In linguistics, it is used for the base form of any past form. See -t for a variant. Used to form adjectives from nouns, in the sense of having the object represented by the noun.. As an extension of the above, when used along with an adjective preceding the noun, [...]
processed English (eng) Modified through manufacture such as refinement or food processing.. That has completed a required process.

Words with the same origin as processed

Descendants of -ed
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