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Adjective: stated  stey-tid
  1. Declared as fact; explicitly stated
    - declared
Verb: state  steyt
  1. Express in words
    "state your opinion";
    - say, tell
     
  2. Put before
    "I state to you that the accused is guilty";
    - submit, put forward, posit
     
  3. Indicate through a symbol, formula, etc.
    "Can you state this distance in kilometres?";
    - express

See also: explicit, expressed

Type of: advise, denote, express, give tongue to, propose, refer, suggest, utter, verbalise [Brit], verbalize

Encyclopedia: State, County, and Municipal Workers of America