Elucidate is from Late Latin elucidare, from the Latin prefix e- "thoroughly" plus lucidus "clear, bright." This Latin adjective is the source of English lucid, which describes someone who thinks clearly or something that is clear enough to understand.Jump to: General, Art, Business, Computing, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Religion, Science, Slang, Sports, Tech, Phrases We found 14 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word elucidating: Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "elucidating" is defined.Click on the thesaurus category heading under the button in an entry to see the synonyms and related words for that Definition and synonyms of elucidate from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Education.This is the British English definition of elucidate. Change your default dictionary to American English. Hereafter I hope to elucidate at length these phenomena of expression.It may help to elucidate this matter if we regard it from another point of view.
The more outre and grotesque an incident is the more carefully it deserves to be examined, and the very point which appears to complicate a case is, when duly considered and scientifically handled, the one which is most likely to I have it now before me; and though you could not, of course, peruse it with half the interest that I did, I know you would not be satisfied with an abbreviation of its contents, and you shall have the whole, save, perhaps, a few passages here and there of merely temporary interest to the writer, or such as would serve to encumber the story rather than the molecular mechanisms and physiological relevance of death-receptor signaling in the nervous system and to harness this knowledge for the development of novel treatments to neurodegenerative diseases and neurotrauma.Instead of elucidating the mystery, this knowledge only rendered it more inexplicable.Bacteriologist, perform your share in elucidating this difficulty."The Niqoyastcdje—'Place-where-they-came-up,'" said Brouillard, elucidating for her.I do not mean that we are never to elucidate connexions and contexts.Far be it from us to presume to point it out, or elucidate or expound it in any degree.
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