WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
ded•i•cat•ed /ˈdɛdɪˌkeɪtɪd/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. relating to or marked by dedication:completely dedicated to the team.
  2. [often: before a noun] set apart for a specific use, as a computer for a specific application:a dedicated word processor.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
ded•i•cat•ed  (dedi kā′tid),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. wholly committed to something, as to an ideal, political cause, or personal goal:a dedicated artist.
  2. set apart or reserved for a specific use or purpose:We don't need a computer but a dedicated word processor.
  3. (of machine parts, electrical components, hardware, etc.) made or designed to interconnect exclusively with one model or a limited range of models in a manufacturer's line:The new tractors use only high-priced dedicated accessories.
dedi•cat′ed•ly, adv. 
  • dedicate + -ed2 1590–1600

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