To infer or work out from given facts.
Educe principles from experience.
To infer from data; deduce.
To draw or bring out; elicit.
To draw out; elicit.
Origin of educe
- Middle English educen to direct the flow of from Latin ēdūcere ē-, ex- ex- dūcere to lead deuk- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition