Removed Re*moved" (r?-m??vd"), a. 1. Changed in place. [1913 Webster]

2. Dismissed from office. [1913 Webster]

3. Distant in location; remote. ``Something finer than you could purchase in so removed a dwelling.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

4. Distant by degrees in relationship; as, a cousin once removed. [1913 Webster] -- {Re*mov"ed*ness} (r?-m??v"?d-n?s), n. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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