Elicit

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Elicit Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • derive by reason; "elicit a solution"
  • deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"
  • call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Elicit'


  • Elicitation: Elicitation may refer to: Elicitation (intelligence), collecting intelligence information from people as part of human intelligence (intelligence collection)
  • Elicitor: Elicitors, in biology, are compounds that when introduced into a living organism signal the activation or synthesis of another compound. An example of
  • Elicitation technique: For other uses, see Elicitation (disambiguation). An elicitation technique is any of a number of data collection techniques used in anthropology, cognitive

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