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elucidate

verb [I or T] uk   /ɪˈluː.sɪ.deɪt/ formal us  
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   /ɪˌluː.sɪˈdeɪ.ʃən/ us  
These figures need elucidation.
Translations of “elucidate”
in Spanish aclarar, dilucidar, poner en claro…
in French expliquer…
in German erläutern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 闡明, 解釋…
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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