aducir

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From Old Galician and Old Portuguese aduzir, from Latin addūcere, present active infinitive of addūcō.

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aducir (first-person singular present aduzo, first-person singular preterite aducín, past participle aducido)

  1. to adduce

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin addūcere, present active infinitive of addūcō (to lead or bring to). In its current form, it is a learned term, but in Old Spanish, as aduzir, it was popular and inherited, with the meaning of “bring” or ”take”, and the past participle aducho from Latin adductus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /aduˈθiɾ/, [a.ð̞uˈθiɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /aduˈsiɾ/, [a.ð̞uˈsiɾ]

Verb[edit]

aducir (first-person singular present aduzco, first-person singular preterite aduje, past participle aducido)

  1. (transitive) to allege, adduce, cite, give as proof
    Synonym: alegar
    • 2020 January 18, Jaime Santirso, “El lado oscuro de TikTok, el rey chino de los vídeos relámpago”, in El País[1]:
      La plataforma adujo después que se había tratado de un error humano relacionado con una publicación anterior.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. (transitive, obsolete) to bring
    Synonyms: traer, llevar

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