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Meaning of WELL-BEHAVED

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  (usually of children) someone who behaves in a manner that the speaker believes is correct; "a well-behaved child"
  2. [adj]  (usually of children) someone who behaves in a manner that the speaker believes is correct; "a well-behaved child"
 

WELL-BEHAVED is a 12 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: good, well behaved, well-behaved
 

 

 

Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

1. [primarily ms-dos] Said of software conforming to system interface guidelines and standards. Well-behaved software uses the operating system to do chores such as keyboard input, allocating memory and drawing graphics. Oppose ill-behaved.

2. Software that does its job quietly and without counterintuitive effects. Especially said of software having an interface spec sufficiently simple and well-defined that it can be used as a tool by other software. See cat.

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