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elucidate
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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explain (make clear)
  • The more outre and grotesque an incident is the more carefully it deserves to be examined, and the very point which appears to complicate a case is, when duly considered and scientifically handled, the one which is most likely to elucidate it.
    Chapter 15 — A Retrospection (55% in)

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