educate

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From Latin educatus, past participle of educare ‎(to bring up (a child, physically or mentally), rear, educate, train (a person in learning or art), nourish, support, or produce (plants or animals)), frequentive of educere, past participle eductus ‎(to bring up, rear (a child, usually with reference to bodily nurture or support, while educare refers more frequently to the mind)), from e ‎(out) + ducere ‎(to lead, draw)

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educate ‎(third-person singular simple present educates, present participle educating, simple past and past participle educated)

  1. to instruct or train

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

educate f pl

  1. feminine plural of educato

Verb[edit]

educate

  1. second-person plural indicative present of educare
  2. second-person plural subjunctive present of educare
  3. second-person plural imperative of educare
  4. feminine plural past participle of educare

Latin[edit]

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ēducāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of ēducō

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ēducāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of ēducātus