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Definition of "dedicated" []

  • Wholly committed to a particular course of thought or action; devoted: a dedicated musician. (adjective)
  • Designed for a particular use or function: "The satellite beams the information down to Earth, where it is sent through dedicated telephone wires to the Space Telescope Science Institute” ( Boston Globe). (adjective)
  • Devoted to a particular purpose or cause (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Assigned or allocated to a particular project, function, etc (adjective)
  • Designed to fulfil one function (adjective)

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Use "dedicated" in a sentence
  • "PS CLASSICS, the label dedicated to the heritage of Broadway and American popular song, will record the New Broadway Cast Recording for the 2010 Tony Award-winning production of LA"
  • "PS CLASSICS, the label dedicated to the heritage of Broadway and American popular song, will record the New Broadway Cast Recording for the 2010 Tony"
  • "The term dedicated means that link carries traffic only between the two devices it connects. a fully connected mesh network therefore has n* (n-1)/2 physical channels to link n devices."