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We were unprepared, but enthralled by the story educed by her question.
  to develop or evolve from a latent or potential state (can be something physical or an understanding)
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eduction educe educed educing educes
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  • We were unprepared, but enthralled by the story educed by her question.
  • I dispute, in particular, the reason educed by mathematical study.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Purloined Letter
  • By bringing jealousy into play, he had caused the truth to burst forth in wrath, he had educed the justice of revenge.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • Sancho said to his master, "Senor, I have educed my wife to let me go with your worship wherever you choose to take me."
    Miguel de Cervantes  --  Don Quixote

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  • From the paintings over which his elaborate fancy brooded, and which grew, touch by touch, into vaguenesses at which I shuddered the more thrillingly, because I shuddered knowing not why;—from these paintings (vivid as their images now are before me) I would in vain endeavor to educe more than a small portion which should lie within the compass of merely written words.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Fall of the House of Usher
  • The parties concerned, uniting, had increased and multiplied, which being done, offspring produced and educed to maturity, the parties, if not disunited were obliged to reunite for increase and multiplication, which was absurd, to form by reunion the original couple of uniting parties, which was impossible.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • He liked to educe comment from the untalkative man, draw him forth, make him understand that his wish to be friendless was not readily respected here.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • The eternal art, educing good from ill, Grafts on this passion our best principle: ’tis thus the mercury of man is fixed, Strong grows the virtue with his nature mixed; The dross cements what else were too refined, And in one interest body acts with mind.
    Alexander Pope  --  Epistle II of An Essay On Man
  • "Induced, you should say, Sancho," said Don Quixote; "not educed."
    Miguel de Cervantes  --  Don Quixote
  • By sampling fully developed vortices, a statistically significant coherent structure is educed.

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  • They used DNA educed from remains of the jaw.
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Associated words [difficulty]:   educe [8]
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