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    Definition:
    Evolve - (v. t.) To unfold or unroll; to open and expand; to disentangle and exhibit clearly and satisfactorily; to develop; to derive; to educe.
    Evolve - (v. t.) To throw out; to emit; as, to evolve odors.
    Evolve - (v. i.) To become open, disclosed, or developed; to pass through a process of evolution.
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    Devolved - (imp. & p. p.) of Devolve
    Devolve - (v. t.) To roll onward or downward; to pass on.
    Devolve - (v. t.) To transfer from one person to another; to deliver over; to hand down; -- generally with upon, sometimes with to or into.
    Devolve - (v. i.) To pass by transmission or succession; to be handed over or down; -- generally with on or upon, sometimes with to or into; as, after the general fell, the command devolved upon (or on) the next officer in rank.
    Devolvement - (n.) The act or process of devolving;; devolution.
    Evolved - (imp. & p. p.) of Evolve
    Evolvement - (n.) The act of evolving, or the state of being evolved; evolution.
    Evolvent - (n.) The involute of a curve. See Involute, and Evolute.
    Revolved - (imp. & p. p.) of Revolve
    Revolve - (v. i.) To turn or roll round on, or as on, an axis, like a wheel; to rotate, -- which is the more specific word in this sense.
    Revolve - (v. i.) To move in a curved path round a center; as, the planets revolve round the sun.
    Revolve - (v. i.) To pass in cycles; as, the centuries revolve.
    Revolve - (v. i.) To return; to pass.
    Revolve - (v. t.) To cause to turn, as on an axis.
    Revolve - (v. t.) Hence, to turn over and over in the mind; to reflect repeatedly upon; to consider all aspects of.
    Revolvement - (n.) Act of revolving.
    Revolvency - (n.) The act or state of revolving; revolution.
    Revolver - (n.) One who, or that which, revolves; specifically, a firearm ( commonly a pistol) with several chambers or barrels so arranged as to revolve on an axis, and be discharged in succession by the same lock; a repeater.
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    Oxford: Definition:
    Evolve - v. (-ving) 1 develop gradually and naturally. 2 devise (a theory, plan, etc.). 3 unfold. 4 give off (gas, heat, etc.). [latin volvo volut- roll]
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    Devolve - v. (-ving) 1 (foll. By on, upon, etc.) Pass (work or duties) or be passed to (a deputy etc.). 2 (foll. By on, to, upon) (of property etc.) Descend to. devolvement n. [latin volvo volut- roll]
    Revolve - v. (-ving) 1 (cause to) turn round, esp. On an axis; rotate. 2 move in a circular orbit. 3 ponder (a problem etc.) In the mind. 4 (foll. By around) have as its chief concern; be centred upon (his life revolves around his job). [latin revolvo -volut-]
    Revolver - n. Pistol with revolving chambers enabling several shots to be fired without reloading.

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