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elucidate

verb [I or T] uk   us   /ɪˈluː.sɪ.deɪt/ formal
to explain something or make something clear: I don't understand. You'll have to elucidate. The reasons for the change in weather conditions have been elucidated by several scientists.
elucidation
noun [U] uk   us   /ɪˌluː.sɪˈdeɪ.ʃən/
These figures need elucidation.
Translations of “elucidate”
in Vietnamese giải thích…
in Spanish aclarar, dilucidar, poner en claro…
in Thai ชี้แจง…
in Malaysian menjelaskan…
in French expliquer…
in German erläutern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 闡明, 解釋…
in Indonesian menjelaskan…
in Russian пояснять, разъяснять…
in Turkish izah etmek, açığa kavuşturmak, aydınlatmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 阐明, 解释…
in Polish wyjaśniać, objaśniać…
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