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Meaning of ELUCIDATION

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an interpretation that removes obstacles to understanding; "the professor's clarification helped her to understand the textbook"
  2. [n]  an act of explaining that serves to clear up and cast light on
 

ELUCIDATION is a 11 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: clarification, illumination
 
 See Also: disambiguation, explanation, interpretation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\E*lu`ci*da"tion\, n. [Cf. F. ['e]lucidation.]
A making clear; the act of elucidating or that which
elucidates, as an explanation, an exposition, an
illustration; as, one example may serve for further
elucidation of the subject.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: allegorization, clarification, cracking, decipherment, decoding, demonstration, demythologization, editing, emendation, enlightenment, euhemerism, exegesis, exemplification, explanation, explication, exposition, expounding, illumination, illustration, light, rationale, reason, simplification, solution, unlocking
 

 

 

 

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