Evoke

E*voke"

(?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Evoked (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Evoking.] [L. evocare; e out + vocare to call, fr. vox, vocis, voice: cf. F voquer. See Voice, and cf. Evocate.] 1. To call out; to summon forth.
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To evoke the queen of the fairies.
T. Warton.
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A regulating discipline of exercise, that whilst evoking the human energies, will not suffer them to be wasted.
De Quincey.
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2. To call away; to remove from one tribunal to another. [R.] "The cause was evoked to Rome." Hume.

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Ev`o*lat"ic

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Ev`o*lat"ic*al

(?), } a. [L. evolare to fly away; e out + volare to fly.] Apt to fly away. [Obs. or R.] Blount.
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