detected meaning


    Definition of detected in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFdetectSGdetectsPRdetectingPREdé-
    1. simple past tense and past participle of detect.
      1. We detected the submarine long before it observed us.
  • AdjectiveBFdetect
    1. Referring to something that has been noticed.
      1. The detected submarine was tracked by sonar, it was easy once they knew where to look.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • MRE detected a total of five enteroenteral fistulae (Fig 2 ) and sixteen cases of ileal stenosis with prestenotic dilation (Fig 3 ).
      • With the CE protocol, tortuous loops were better detected in 43.5%, capillary nonperfusion regions in 26.1%, and neovascularization and hemorrhages in 13% each.
      • As the way steepened [ …] I could detect in the hollow of the hill some traces of the old path. — H. Miller.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • Unfortunately none significant variation for ovothiol was experimentally detected.
      • Thus, relevant mid-term complications, such as humeral head necrosis, malunion and nonunion may not have been detected.
      • Gravity waves, while predicted by theory for decades, have been notoriously difficult to detect.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Uncomparable adjectives
      • Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Past participles
            • Verb simple past forms

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en dejected
        2. fr détecte
        3. fr détecté
        4. fr détecter
        5. fr détectés
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of detected for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "detected" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
        Difficultness: Level 2
        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 1
        Definite    ➨     Versatile