verb (used with object), e·duced, e·duc·ing.
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Origin of educe
OTHER WORDS FROM educee·duc·i·ble, adjectiveun·e·duced, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH educeeducable, educible
Words nearby educe
Example sentences from the Web for educe
It tries to educe—that is, draw out—what is in the child already; its own native instincts and native conscience.Westminster Sermons|Charles Kingsley
To preserve and educe all we possibly can obtain from their situation, and purpose, is a main duty to history.How to Observe in Archaeology|Various
We do not have to draw out or educe positive activities from a child, as some educational doctrines would have it.Democracy and Education|John Dewey
Much might be said on the teleology by which he tries to educe intelligence from the primordial strife.Schopenhauer|Thomas Whittaker
But the powers always resided in living forms which he detected and measurably learned to educe and control.