Ad*duce" (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Adduced (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Adducing (?).] [L. adducere, adductum, to lead or bring to; ad + ducere to lead. See Duke, and cf. Adduct.] To bring forward or offer, as an argument, passage, or consideration which bears on a statement or case; to cite; to allege.

Reasons . . . were adduced on both sides.

Enough could not be adduced to satisfy the purpose of illustration.
De Quincey.

Syn. -- To present; allege; advance; cite; quote; assign; urge; name; mention.