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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ad·ept /ˈæˌdɛpt, əˈdɛpt, æˈ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·dept n.  One fully skilled or well versed in anything; a proficient; as, adepts in philosophy.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·dept, a. Well skilled; completely versed; thoroughly proficient.
    Beaus adept in everything profound.   --Cowper.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude; "adept
            in handicrafts"; "an adept juggler"; "an expert job";
            "a good mechanic"; "a practiced marksman"; "a
            proficient engineer"; "a lesser-known but no less
            skillful composer"; "the effect was achieved by
            skillful retouching" [syn: expert, good, practiced,
             proficient, skillful, skilful]
      n : someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field [syn: ace,
          champion, sensation, maven, mavin, virtuoso, genius,
           hotshot, star, superstar, whiz, whizz, wizard,