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derive
used in The Lords of Discipline

3 uses
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Definition
to get something from something else

(If the context doesn't otherwise indicate where something came from, it is generally from reasoning—especially deductive reasoning.)
  • My answer was a lesson in history and sociology and you could derive some of the major differences between Ireland and Italy by the emotional diffidence of my response.
    Chapter 1.4 (32% in)
  • The General delivered a rather grumpy speech on the invaluable lessons to be derived from losing.
    Chapter 2.21 (11% in)
  • The more demerits I give you, the more benefits you derive from an Institute education, the more returns your parents have on their original investment.
    Chapter 3.22 (68% in)

There are no more uses of "derive" in The Lords of Discipline.

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