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weight·ed

 (wā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Made heavy or heavier by the addition of something: a weighted base.
2. Statistics Adjusted to reflect value or proportion: a weighted average.

weighted

(ˈweɪtɪd)
adj
biased: The current electoral law is heavily weighted in favour of the ruling party..

weight•ed

(ˈweɪ tɪd)

adj.
1. having additional weight.
2. loaded or burdened.
3. adjusted to a representative value, as a statistic.
[1650–60]
weight′ed•ly, adv.
weight′ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.weighted - made heavy or weighted down with wearinessweighted - made heavy or weighted down with weariness; "his leaden arms"; "weighted eyelids"
heavy - marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness; "a heavy heart"; "a heavy schedule"; "heavy news"; "a heavy silence"; "heavy eyelids"
2.weighted - adjusted to reflect value or proportion; "votes weighted according to the size of constituencies"; "a law weighted in favor of landlords"; "a weighted average"
adjusted - altered to accommodate to certain requirements or bring into a proper relation; "an adjusted insurance claim"; "the car runs more smoothly with the timing adjusted"
Translations

weighted

[weɪtɪd] ADJ [clothing, object] → con peso
weighted averagemedia f ponderada
weighted indexíndice m compensado
to be weighted in favour of sbfavorecer a algn
to be weighted against sbperjudicar a algn

weighted

[ˈweɪtɪd] adj (= biased) → biaisé(e)
to be weighted in favour of sth/sb → être biaisé(e) en faveur de qch/qn
to be heavily weighted in favour of sth/sb → être fortement biaisé(e) en faveur de qch/qn
The current electoral law is still heavily weighted in favour of the ruling party → L'actuel système électoral est toujours fortement biaisé en faveur du parti au pouvoir.
to be weighted against sth/sb → être biaisé en défaveur de qch/qn

weighted

adj (Econ) → gewogen, gewichtet

weighted

[ˈweɪtɪd] adj to be weighted in favour of/againstessere nettamente a favore di/contro
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