Definitions

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  • v. to lead out
  • v. to bring about, produce
  • v. to exceed others in leading or leadership
  • v. to lead better than another

Etymologies

From Middle English outleden ("to lead out"), from Old English ūtlǣdan ("to lead or bring out"), from ūt- ("out") + lǣdan ("to lead"). More at out, lead. (Wiktionary)
From out- (beyond, surpassing-) +‎ lead. (Wiktionary)

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