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

  Fulfill \Ful*fill"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fulfilled; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Fulfilling.] [OE. fulfillen, fulfullen, AS.
     fulfyllan; ful full + fyllan to fill. See Full, a., and
     Fill, v. t.] [Written also fulfil.]
     1. To fill up; to make full or complete. [Obs.] "Fulfill her
        week" --Gen. xxix. 27.
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              Suffer thou that the children be fulfilled first,
              for it is not good to take the bread of children and
              give to hounds.                       --Wyclif (Mark
                                                    vii. 27).
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     2. To accomplish or carry into effect, as an intention,
        promise, or prophecy, a desire, prayer, or requirement,
        etc.; to complete by performance; to answer the
        requisitions of; to bring to pass, as a purpose or design;
        to effectuate.
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              He will, fulfill the desire of them fear him. --Ps.
                                                    cxlv. 199.
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              Here Nature seems fulfilled in all her ends.
                                                    --Milton.
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              Servants must their masters' minds fulfill. --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  fulfilled
      adj 1: completed to perfection

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