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  • 1 make intelligible — index clarify, construe (translate), elucidate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 intelligible —   Akaaka, mōakaaka. To make intelligible, ho ākaaka …

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  • 3 make sense — ► make sense be intelligible, justifiable, or practicable. Main Entry: ↑sense …

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  • 4 intelligible — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ▪ make sth, render sth ▪ They do their best to make science intelligible to young children. ADVERB …

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  • 5 intelligible — in|tel|li|gi|ble [ ın telıdʒəbl ] adjective clear or simple enough to understand: intelligible to: His purpose is to make the play more intelligible to modern audiences. ╾ in|tel|li|gi|bil|i|ty [ ın,telıdʒə bıləti ] noun uncount ╾… …

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  • 6 intelligible — UK [ɪnˈtelɪdʒəb(ə)l] / US adjective clear or simple enough to understand intelligible to: His purpose is to make the play more intelligible to modern audiences. Derived words: intelligibility UK [ɪnˌtelɪdʒəˈbɪlətɪ] / US noun uncountable… …

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  • 7 make sense — verb be reasonable or logical or comprehensible (Freq. 9) • Syn: ↑add up • Hypernyms: ↑be • Verb Frames: Something s It s that CLAUSE * * * be intelligible, jus …

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  • 8 make sense — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. be reasonable, be plausible, be probable, be intelligible, be clear, be lucid, be understandable, be logical, be coherent, articulate, scan, add up, follow, infer, deduce, induct, hang together*, hold water*, put two and two… …

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  • 9 make sense — be intelligible, justifiable, or practicable. → sense …

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  • 10 explain — explainable, adj. explainer, explanator /ek spleuh nay teuhr/, n. /ik splayn /, v.t. 1. to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible: to explain an obscure point. 2. to make known in detail: to explain how to do something. 3. to… …

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  • 11 clarify — I verb articulate, bare, bring to light, clear up, comment upon, construe, decipher, define, delineate, deliquare, demonstrate, disentangle, elucidate, enlighten, exemplify, explain, explicate, expose, exposit, expound, free from ambiguity, free… …

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  • 12 religious symbolism and iconography — Introduction       respectively, the basic and often complex artistic forms and gestures used as a kind of key to convey religious concepts and the visual, auditory, and kinetic representations of religious ideas and events. Symbolism and… …

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  • 13 Schopenhauer's criticism of the Kantian philosophy — Schopenhauer appended a criticism to the first volume of his The World as Will and Representation . He wanted to show Kant s errors so that Kant s merits would be appreciated and his achievements furthered. Kant s merits According to Schopenhauer …

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  • 14 Critique of the Kantian philosophy — Schopenhauer appended a criticism to the first volume of his The World as Will and Representation. He wanted to show Kant s errors so that Kant s merits would be appreciated and his achievements furthered. At the time he wrote his criticism,… …

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  • 15 explain — ex•plain [[t]ɪkˈspleɪn[/t]] v. t. 1) to make clear or intelligible 2) to make known in detail 3) to make clear the cause or reason of; account for: I cannot explain his strange behavior[/ex] 4) to give an explanation 5) phv explain away, to… …

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  • 16 Subliminal self — The phrase subliminal self, which is one that has figured largely of recent years in discussions of the problems of Psychical Research, owes its wide currency to the writings of FWH Myers, especially to his posthumous work Human Personality and… …

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  • 17 construe — I (comprehend) verb accipere, analyze, apprehend, ascertain the meaning of, assimilate, be aware of, be given to understand, cognize, conceive of, conclude, conclude from evidence, consignify, decipher, decode, deduce, deduce by interpretation,… …

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  • 18 εὔφραστον — εὔφραστος easy to make intelligible masc/fem acc sg εὔφραστος easy to make intelligible neut nom/voc/acc sg …

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  • 19 elucidate — I verb annotate, ascertain, bring out more clearly, cast light upon, clarify, clear of obscurity, clear up, comment upon, commentate, construe, decipher, decode, define, demonstrate, describe, detail, determine, disentangle, enlighten, enucleate …

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  • 20 clear — [klir] adj. [ME cler < OFr < L clarus, orig., clear sounding, hence clear, bright: for IE base see CLAMOR] 1. free from clouds or mist; bright; light [a clear day] 2. free from cloudiness, muddiness, etc.; transparent or pure; not turbid [a …

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