Root Word of the Day: EDUCE

educe (verb) – to draw forth or bring out something potential or latent
BREAKDOWN: E- (out) + DUC- (lead)
educible means able to be elicited, evoked, or deduced


This word is built on the root DUC-, which means to lead.
Common DUC- words include conduct, deduct, duct, educate, introduce, produce, reduce, reproduce, and seduce.
More esoteric DUC- words include adduce and circumduction.

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