eduction
noun see educe

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  • Eduction — E*duc tion, n. [L. eductio.] The act of drawing out or bringing into view. [1913 Webster] {Eduction pipe}, & {Eduction port}. See {Exhaust pipe} and {Exhaust port}, under {Exhaust}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eduction — /i duk sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of educing. 2. something educed. [1640 50; < L eduction (s. of eductio), equiv. to educt(us) (see EDUCT) + ion ION] * * * …   Universalium

  • eduction — ēˈdəkshən, iˈ noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin eduction , eductio act of leading forth, drawing out, from Latin eductus + ion , io ion 1. : the action or process of educing, eliciting, or directly inferring 2. : the result of the process of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • eduction — n. act of drawing out or bringing into view; act of educing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • eduction — educ·tion …   English syllables

  • eduction — /əˈdʌkʃən/ (say uh dukshuhn), /i / (say ee ) noun 1. the act of educing. 2. something educed. 3. Mechanics the exhaust from a steam engine, or sometimes from an internal combustion engine …   Australian English dictionary

  • Eduction pipe — Eduction E*duc tion, n. [L. eductio.] The act of drawing out or bringing into view. [1913 Webster] {Eduction pipe}, & {Eduction port}. See {Exhaust pipe} and {Exhaust port}, under {Exhaust}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Eduction port — Eduction E*duc tion, n. [L. eductio.] The act of drawing out or bringing into view. [1913 Webster] {Eduction pipe}, & {Eduction port}. See {Exhaust pipe} and {Exhaust port}, under {Exhaust}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eduction pipe — išleidimo vamzdis statusas T sritis Energetika apibrėžtis Vamzdis, kuriuo teka prapūtimo vanduo. atitikmenys: angl. eduction pipe vok. Abzugsrohr, n; Auslassrohr, n rus. выпускная труба, f; выхлопная труба, f pranc. tube d’évacuation, m; tuyau… …   Aiškinamasis šiluminės ir branduolinės technikos terminų žodynas

  • Expansion terrestre — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Expansion. L écartement des masses continentales tandis que le rayon terrestre augmente, créant un nouveau plancher océanique …   Wikipédia en Français

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