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UN-backed

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  • Backed — (b[a^]kt), a. Having a back; fitted with a back; as, a backed electrotype or stereotype plate. Used in composition; as, broad backed; hump backed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • backed — [ bækt ] suffix 1. ) used with some nouns to make adjectives meaning that a group or action is supported by an organization or country, usually a powerful one: the military backed government a U.S. backed peace plan 2. ) used with some adjectives …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • backed bill — ➔ bill of exchange * * * backed bill UK US noun [C] ► BANKING, FINANCE a type of bill of exchange (= written promise to pay a debt) in which a bank agrees to pay a debt if the person or organization borrowing the money is unable to pay it …   Financial and business terms

  • backed — backed; un·backed; …   English syllables

  • Backed Cloths — A single texture cloth with extra threads of either warp or weft, generally inferior in quality to the face yarns, and woven so as to show only on the back. Used to add weight to the fabric. This allows a cloth to have a fine face weave, and yet… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • backed — [bakt] adj. having a back or backing often used in hyphenated compounds meaning having a (specified kind of) back [ canvas backed] …   English World dictionary

  • backed for bail — in England, when a magistrate grants a warrant it can show that, when arrested, the person shall be released on bail. Collins dictionary of law. W. J. Stewart. 2001 …   Law dictionary

  • backed-up — index fully secured Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • backed — adjective 1. having a back or backing, usually of a specified type • Ant: ↑backless • Similar to: ↑hardbacked, ↑hardback, ↑hardbound, ↑hardcover, ↑high backed, ↑low backed, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Backed — Back Back (b[a^]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Backed} (b[a^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Backing}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To get upon the back of; to mount. [1913 Webster] I will back him [a horse] straight. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To place or seat upon the back …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -backed — UK [bækt] / US suffix 1) used with some nouns to make adjectives meaning that a group or action is supported by an organization or country, usually a powerful one the military backed government a US backed peace plan 2) used with some adjectives… …   English dictionary

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