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Synonyms for elucidationelu·ci·da·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elucidationnoun

    an act of explaining that serves to clear up and cast light on

    Synonyms:
    illumination, clarification

  2. clarification, elucidation, illuminationnoun

    an interpretation that removes obstacles to understanding

    "the professor's clarification helped her to understand the textbook"

    Synonyms:
    miniature, illuminance, illumination, clarification, light, clearing

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. elucidationnoun

    Synonyms:
    explanation, illustration, exposition, comment, annotation, commentary, gloss, scholium

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  1. List of paraphrases for "elucidation":

    clarification, clarify, elucidate

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