The first elucidation of physiologic basis for the connection began in the next decade.
Such side-stepping will frustrate newcomers in search of elucidation, or at the very least a fuller picture.
1560s, noun of action from elucidate.
1560s, perhaps via Middle French élucider (15c.) or directly from Late Latin elucidatus, past participle of elucidare "make clear," from ex- "out, away" (see ex-) + lucidus "clear" (see lucid). Related: Elucidated; elucidates; elucidating.