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analyze
used in Gulliver's Travels

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Definition
to examine and consider something in detail to better understand it
  • So, for example, if I should say, in a letter to a friend, 'Our brother Tom has just got the piles,' a skilful decipherer would discover, that the same letters which compose that sentence, may be analysed into the following words, 'Resist —, a plot is brought home—The tour.'
    Part 3 — A Voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, .... (60% in)

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