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Edify, 1) to raise in thought or improve by moral instruction (used ironically): “look then to be well --ed when the fool delivers the madman,” Tw. V, 298. “but --es another with her deeds,” Troil. V, 3, 112 (perhaps == to gratify, satisfy in general).
2) to instruct: “you must be --ed by the margent,” Hml. V, 2, 162. “can you inquire him out, and be --ed by report?” Oth. III, 4, 14.
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