noun see adduce

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  • Adducer — Ad*du cer, n. One who adduces. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adducer — noun One who adduces …   Wiktionary

  • adducer — n. participant in a discussion who offers proof or an example …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adducer — ad·duc·er …   English syllables

  • adducer — noun a discussant who offers an example or a reason or a proof • Hypernyms: ↑discussant …   Useful english dictionary

  • adduce — transitive verb (adduced; adducing) Etymology: Middle English, from Latin adducere, literally, to lead to, from ad + ducere to lead more at tow Date: 15th century to offer as example, reason, or proof in discussion or analysis • adducer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • adduce — adduceable, adducible, adj. adducer, n. /euh doohs , euh dyoohs /, v.t., adduced, adducing. to bring forward in argument or as evidence; cite as pertinent or conclusive: to adduce reasons in support of a constitutional amendment. [1610 20; < L… …   Universalium

  • adduce — /əˈdjus / (say uh dyoohs) verb (t) (adduced, adducing) to bring forward in argument; cite as pertinent or conclusive: to adduce reasons. {Latin addūcere lead to} –adducible, adjective –adducer, noun …  

  • adduce — [ə do͞os′, ədyo͞os′] vt. adduced, adducing [L adducere, to lead or bring to < ad , to + ducere: see DUCT] to give as a reason or proof; cite as an example adducer n. adducible adj. adduceable …   English World dictionary

  • discussant — noun a participant in a formal discussion • Derivationally related forms: ↑discuss • Hypernyms: ↑participant • Hyponyms: ↑adducer …   Useful english dictionary

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