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educe
used in The Magic Mountain

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Definition
to develop or evolve from a latent or potential state (can be something physical or an understanding)
  • And so let us bless the fates that have thrown you upon these dreadful shores, giving me the opportunity to influence your educable youth with my not unskilled, not yet totally enfeebled words, and to make you aware of the responsibility that you and your country bear, while the civilized world looks on.
    6.8 - A Good Soldier (45% in)

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