AskDefine | Define lucubrate

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lucubrate v : add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing; "She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation" [syn: elaborate, expatiate, exposit, enlarge, flesh out, expand, expound, dilate] [ant: abridge]

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  1. To write like a scholar, precisely and in detail.
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