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Princeton's WordNet

  1. derivedadjective

    formed or developed from something else; not original

    "the belief that classes and organizations are secondary and derived"- John Dewey

Wiktionary

  1. derivedadjective

    Of, or pertaining to, conditions unique to the descendant species of a clade, and not found in earlier ancestral species.

  2. derivedadjective

    Possessing features believed to be more advanced or improved than those other organisms.

  3. derivedadjective

    product of derivation

    The French language is derived from Latin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Derived

    of Derive

Editors Contribution

  1. derived

    Created or formed.

    They derived the agreement from the passion, choice and agreement of the people.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 15, 2020  


  2. DERIVED

    Inferred from, learnt from E.g. derived from the recipe book (the recipe being spoken about has been taken from the recipe book)


    Submitted by rinat on July 19, 2021  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'derived' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2951

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of derived in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of derived in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of derived in a Sentence

  1. Henry Fielding:

    It is not from nature, but from education and habits, that our wants are chiefly derived.

  2. Deborah Caldwell-Stone:

    It goes viral, for lack of a better phrase, and we have actually seen several reports come in that echo the same language and challenges in another part of the country, clearly derived from social media, or viral videos, and it's a real question whether the individuals have actually read the book or are just accepting what they're hearing on social media.

  3. Vishnu Varathan:

    The U.S. stimulus story continues to be the half glass, which markets are happy to interpret as half full, the improved sentiment also derived from the fact that vaccinations hit the milestone within the U.S. of more vaccinations than infections and I think there’s a sense that the rollout program remains quite optimistic and encouraging.

  4. Jane Ishmael:

    There are other minor cannabinoids and traces in the plant that can be hard to study, but by isolation we can continue to assess the effects they might offer, historically, many of our medicines have been derived by or inspired by natural products. By having new compounds that bind with very high affinity, that will give scientists a new probe into biological sciences.

  5. Horace:

    Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.

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