- Well defined describes something that is clearly described and completely laid out.
A yard with a fence in place is an example of a yard with a well defined boundary.

- The definition of well defined is physical features or attributes that are precise and outlined clearly.
An example of well defined is a person with an hour-glass figure.

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## well-defined

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## well-defined

adjective

- Having definite and distinct lines or features:
*a well-defined silhouette.* - Accurately and unambiguously stated or described:
*a well-defined argument.*

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- Having a clean and distinct outline
- Accurately and precisely described or specified
- (mathematics, of a function etc) Defined using unambiguous axioms

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