treated

treated
adjective
1. subjected to a physical (or chemical) treatment or action or agent (Freq. 2)
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the sludge of treated sewage can be used as fertilizer

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treated timbers resist rot

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treated fabrics resist wrinkling

Ant: ↑untreated
Similar to:
activated, ↑aerated, ↑burned, ↑burnt, ↑doped, ↑fumed, ↑proofed
See Also: ↑processed
2. given medical care or treatment
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a treated cold is usually gone in 14 days; if left untreated it lasts two weeks

Ant: ↑untreated
Similar to: ↑bandaged, ↑bound, ↑dosed, ↑dressed
3. made hard or flexible or resilient especially by heat treatment
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a sword of tempered steel

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tempered glass

Syn: ↑tempered, ↑hardened, ↑toughened
Ant: ↑untempered (for: ↑tempered)
Similar to: ↑curable, ↑sunbaked

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