from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of educe.
  • adj. evoked
  • adj. deduced


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Did it spring fully-fledged from the brow of the Almighty, as a Divine idea that God suddenly endowed with concrete existence, or was it "educed" from pre-existing powers lying latent in non-living matter?

    Uncommon Descent

  • Missing out on whole grainsFebruary's issue of the Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter notes that "consuming a diet rich in whole grains has been linked to educed risk of chronic diseases, including heart disease, diabetes, obesity, and some cancers" Held says.

    Grocery-shopping mistakes to steer clear of

  • Though Hill does not follow through with applying the danger containment function to his own example of Martineauian sociology, the application can easily be educed.

    Utopianism and Joanna Baillie: A Preface to Converging Revolutions

  • Potentialities, as of Language and Death before it — even though the very issue of linguistic potential is not pursued to its own conclusions in either case — can readily be educed as follows.

    Phonemanography: Romantic to Victorian

  • The woman who educed such adoration was raised on a farm in Janesville, Wisconsin.


  • All the expenditure (if at all) made out of the project allocations for public awareness campaigns were, seemingly, wasted, as they never made any impact and educed responses of the kind being currently witnessed.

    Sunrise over a dying lake

  • The game is so simple and challenging that I almost suspect some cognitive metric could be educed from individual game play.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • In generation, form is not educed from nothing, but from pre-existing matter.

    Hitler's Angel (A Meta Christmas Carol)

  • Hence, essence is placed in act through creation, not because a form educed from its potency is impressed on it, but because it constitutes the result itself of the agent's action.

    Hitler's Angel (A Meta Christmas Carol)

  • The three-meter depth, round lane dividers and pool-deck gutter system all educed turbulence, the greatest drag on speed.

    A Splash Of Records


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.