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Thursday, September 25, 2008

Definitions for edify

  1. To instruct and improve, especially in moral and religious knowledge; to teach.
    --edifying, adjective

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Citations for edify
In their tour, the judges saw some of the more edifying spots on the Internet , New York Times
They viewed what edifying sights the coastal towns offered, including a fascinating zoo. Paul C. Nagel, John Quincy Adams
Origin of edify
1300-1350
Edify is from Old French edifier, from Latin ædifico, ædificare, to build.
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