Eventilate
Eventilate E*ven"ti*late, v. t. [L. eventilatus, p. p. of eventilare to fan. See {Ventilate}.] 1. To winnow out; to fan. [Obs.] --Cockeram. [1913 Webster]

2. To discuss; to ventilate. [Obs.] --Johnson. [1913 Webster]


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  • eventilate — transitive verb Etymology: Latin eventilatus, past participle of eventilare to fan, winnow, from e + ventilare to fan, winnow more at ventilate obsolete : ventilate • eventilation noun s …   Useful english dictionary

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