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 for Educated
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  educate \ed"u*cate\ ([e^]d"[-u]*k[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
     Educated ([e^]d"[-u]*k[=a]`t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n.
     Educating ([e^]d"[-u]*k[=a]`t[i^]ng).] [L. educatus, p. p.
     of educare to bring up a child physically or mentally, to
     educate, fr. educere to lead forth, bring up (a child). See
     Educe.]
     To bring up or guide the powers of, as a child; to develop
     and cultivate, whether physically, mentally, or morally, but
     more commonly limited to the mental activities or senses; to
     expand, strengthen, and discipline, as the mind, a faculty,
     etc.; to form and regulate the principles and character of;
     to prepare and fit for any calling or business by systematic
     instruction; to cultivate; to train; to instruct; as, to
     educate a child; to educate the eye or the taste.
  
     Syn: To develop; instruct; teach; inform; enlighten; edify;
          bring up; train; breed; rear; discipline; indoctrinate.
          [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Educated \Ed"u*ca`ted\, a.
     Formed or developed by education; as, an educated man.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  educated
      adj 1: possessing an education (especially having more than
             average knowledge) [ant: uneducated]
      2: characterized by full comprehension of the problem involved;
         "an educated guess"; "an enlightened electorate" [syn:
         educated, enlightened]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  59 Moby Thesaurus words for "educated":
     abreast of, abstruse, advanced, ameliorated, au courant,
     autodidactic, beautified, bettered, briefed, civilized, converted,
     critical, cultivated, cultured, deep, developed, discerning,
     embellished, encyclopedic, enhanced, enlightened, enriched,
     erudite, improved, informed, instructed, knowledgeable, learned,
     lettered, literary, literate, pansophic, perfected, polished,
     polyhistoric, polymath, polymathic, posted, primed, profound,
     refined, reformed, scholarly, scholastic, schooled,
     self-instructed, sensitive, studious, taught, trained,
     transfigured, transformed, up on, up-to-date, versed,
     well-informed, well-read, well-versed, wise
  
  

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