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elucidation


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Elucidation  \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. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  elucidation 
  n  :  an  interpretation  that  clears  up  ambiguity;  "the  professor's 
  clarification  helped  her  to  understand  the  textbook" 
  [syn:  {clarification}] 




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