Ex*cog"i*tate (?) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Excogitated (#); p. pr. & vb. n.. Excogitating.] [L. excogitatus, p. p. of excogitare to excogitate; ex out + cogitare to think. See Cogitate.]

To think out; to find out or discover by thinking; to devise; to contrive.

"Excogitate strange arts."


This evidence . . . thus excogitated out of the general theory. Whewell.


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Ex*cog"i*tate, v. i.

To cogitate.




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