adjective see elucidate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • Elucidative — E*lu ci*da tive, a. Making clear; tending to elucidate; as, an elucidative note. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • elucidative — index demonstrative (illustrative), interpretive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • elucidative — adjective Explanatory, clarifying; that serves to elucidate. Towards this end, indeed, he had purposed to introduce, in this place, a dissertation touching the divine right of beadles, and elucidative of the position, that a beadle can do no… …   Wiktionary

  • elucidative — See elucidation. * * * …   Universalium

  • elucidative — Synonyms and related words: allegorizing, annotative, clarifying, critical, demonstrative, demythologizing, editorial, enlightening, euhemeristic, exegetic, exemplificative, explaining, explanatory, explicative, explicatory, expositive,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • elucidative — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Serving to explain: exegetic, explanative, explanatory, explicative, expositive, expository, hermeneutic, hermeneutical, illustrative, interpretative, interpretive. See EXPLAIN …   English dictionary for students

  • elucidative — adj. serving to clarify, explanatory, illustrative …   English contemporary dictionary

  • elucidative — a. Explanatory …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • elucidative — elu·ci·da·tive …   English syllables

  • elucidative — adjective that makes clear a clarifying example • Syn: ↑clarifying • Similar to: ↑instructive, ↑informative • Derivationally related forms: ↑elucidate …   Useful english dictionary

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