AskDefine | Define contracted

Dictionary Definition

contracted adj : reduced in size or pulled together; "the contracted pupils of her eyes" [ant: expanded]

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  1. Arranged by contract; established by agreement.
  2. Made smaller by contraction.
  3. Incurred; acquired.


  1. past of contract

Extensive Definition

Contraction may refer to:
contracted in German: Kontraktion
contracted in Spanish: Contracción
contracted in French: Contraction
contracted in Polish: Kontrakcja

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