• IPA: /kəˈlɛktɪd/


  1. (not comparable) Gathered together.
    the collected works of Charles Dickens
  2. cool-headed, emotionally stable#Adverb|stable, in focus.
    He stayed collected throughout the ordeal.
Synonyms Related terms
  • garbage-collected
Translations Verb
  1. Simple past tense and past participle of collect
    • 1992, Rudolf M[athias] Schuster, The Hepaticae and Anthocerotae of North America: East of the Hundredth Meridian, volume V, New York, N.Y.: Columbia University Press, →ISBN, page vii:
      Firstly, I continue to base most species treatments on personally collected material, rather than on herbarium plants.

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