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abduce


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Abduce  \Ab*duce"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Abduced};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Abducing}.]  [L.  abducere  to  lead  away  ab  +  ducere  to 
  lead.  See  {Duke},  and  cf  {Abduct}.] 
  To  draw  or  conduct  away  to  withdraw;  to  draw  to  a  different 
  part  [Obs.] 
 
  If  we  abduce  the  eye  unto  either  corner,  the  object 
  will  not  duplicate.  --Sir  T. 
  Browne. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  abduce 
  v  :  advance  evidence  for  [syn:  {adduce},  {cite}] 




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