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Related to adduce: adduce evidence
tr.v. ad·duced, ad·duc·ing, ad·duc·es
To cite as an example or means of proof in an argument.
ad·duce′a·ble, ad·duc′i·ble adj.
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(tr) to cite (reasons, examples, etc) as evidence or proof
[C15: from Latin addūcere to lead or bring to]
adˈducible, adˈduceable adj
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v.t. -duced, -duc•ing.
to bring forward, as in evidence.
[1610–20; < Latin addūcere to bring into =ad- ad- + dūcere to lead]
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adduce- To cite as an instance or as proof or evidence.
See also related terms for proof.
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Past participle: adduced
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verb mention, offer, name, present, advance, quote, allege, cite, designate The evidence she adduced was authoritative.
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adduce[əˈdjuːs] vt (frm) (fact, reason) → addurre
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