Dilucidation
Dilucidation \Di*lu`ci*da"tion\, n. [L. dilucidatio.] The act of making clear. [Obs.] --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • dilucidate — transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Late Latin dilucidatus, past participle of dilucidare, from Latin di (from dis apart) + Late Latin lucidare to make clear, from Latin lucidus clear, shining more at dis , lucid obsolete …   Useful english dictionary

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