Elucidate is from Late Latin elucidare, from the Latin prefix e- "thoroughly" plus lucidus "clear, bright." This Latin adjective is the source of English lucid, which describes someone who thinks clearly or something that is clear enough to understand.
I have long been thinking of presenting the world with a Metaphysical Dictionary—of elucidating Locke's romance.
The rest passes into the bloodstream, reaching the brain in about 10 seconds and dispersing throughout the body in about 20 seconds.
Depending on the circumstances and the amount consumed, nicotine can act as either a stimulant or tranquilizer.
consistent strands of his thought; Bausi uses the tools of philology to interpret the puzzling coincidence of different vocabularies and styles in Pico's early works; and James attends to the rhetorical strategies of Arienti's writings for different seigneurial patrons, gauging the strictures that audience and social context imposed upon his efforts.
crystalise, crystalize, crystallise, shed light on, sort out, crystallize, elucidate, illuminate, enlighten, straighten out, clear up, clear - make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?
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From the preceding extracts it will be seen that this hand-book is useful in elucidating many Greek, as well as Latin synonymes.Epinephrine causes several physiological changes—it temporarily narrows the arteries, raises the blood pressure, raises the levels of fat in the blood, and increases the heart rate and flow of blood from the heart.