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tr.v. e·lic·it·ed, e·lic·it·ing, e·lic·its
To call forth, draw out, or provoke (a response or reaction, for example): "Interrogators were reportedly frustrated by their inability to elicit useful information from him" (Jane Mayer). See Synonyms at evoke.

[Latin ēlicere, ēlicit- : ē-, ex-, ex- + lacere, to entice.]

e·lic′i·ta′tion n.
e·lic′i·tor n.
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Adj.1.elicited - called forth from a latent or potential state by stimulation; "evoked potentials"; "an elicited response"
induced - brought about or caused; not spontaneous; "a case of steroid-induced weakness"