Definitions of accepted:
  • adjective:   widely or permanently accepted
    Example: "An accepted precedent"
  • adjective:   generally accepted or used
    Example: "Accepted methods of harmony and melody"
  • adjective:   generally approved or compelling recognition
    Example: "Several accepted techniques for treating the condition"
  • adjective:   generally agreed upon; not subject to dispute
    Example: "The accepted interpretation of the poem"
  • adjective:   widely accepted as true or worthy
    Example: "The accepted wisdom about old age"
  • adjective:   judged to be in conformity with approved usage

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