Word:

Derive

De`rive´
v. t.1.To turn the course of, as water; to divert and distribute into subordinate channels; to diffuse; to communicate; to transmit; - followed by to, into, on, upon.
[imp. & p. p. Derived ; p. pr. & vb. n. Deriving.]
For fear it [water] choke up the pits . . . they [the workman] derive it by other drains.
- Holland.
Derived to us by tradition from Adam to Noah.
- Jer. Taylor.
2.To receive, as from a source or origin; to obtain by descent or by transmission; to draw; to deduce; - followed by from.
3.To trace the origin, descent, or derivation of; to recognize transmission of; as, he derives this word from the Anglo-Saxon.
4.(Chem.) To obtain one substance from another by actual or theoretical substitution; as, to derive an organic acid from its corresponding hydrocarbon.
v. i.1.To flow; to have origin; to descend; to proceed; to be deduced.
Verb1.derive - reason by deduction; establish by deduction
Synonyms: deduce, infer, deduct
2.derive - obtain; "derive pleasure from one's garden"
Synonyms: gain
3.derive - come from; "The present name derives from an older form"
4.derive - develop or evolve, especially from a latent or potential state
Synonyms: educe
5.derive - come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example; "She was descended from an old Italian noble family"; "he comes from humble origins"
Synonyms: descend, come
accept, admit, arouse, arrive at, assume, bag, be seized of, bring forth, bring out, bring to light, call forth, call out, call up, capture, catch, collect, come by, come in for, come into, conclude, contract, corral, cull, deduce, derive from, develop, drag down, drag out, draw, draw a conclusion, draw an inference, draw forth, draw from, draw out, earn, educe, elaborate, elicit, emanate from, enter into possession, evoke, evolve, excogitate, extract, fetch, find, flow from, formulate, gain, gather, get from, get out of, glean, harvest, have, have coming in, induce, infer, issue from, judge, make, net, proceed from, procure, pull down, put, reach, reap, reason, reason that, receive, rouse, sack, score, secure, spring from, stem from, stimulate, summon forth, summon up, take, take as proved, take in, take on, take over, wangle, wangle out of, win, winkle out, winnow, worm out, worm out of
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