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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgleanglean /Ι‘liːn/ verb πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 [transitive]FIND OUT to find out information slowly and with difficultyglean something from somebody/something πŸ”Š Additional information was gleaned from other sources.2 [intransitive, transitive]TAC to collect grain that has been left behind after the crops have been cutβ†’ See Verb table
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gleanβ€’ There are other clues to be gleaned.β€’ Some information can be gleaned, although it tends to be more sketchy.β€’ And her reaction to her illness was, as best I can glean, fraught with fear, discouragement, and depression.β€’ A measure of its success and an indication of the magnitude of its task could be gleaned from Benelux.β€’ But some idea of the general type he was looking for can be gleaned from his memoirs.β€’ Believers say the government has captured alien spacecraft and used the technology gleaned from them to make their own spaceships.glean something from somebody/somethingβ€’ Several lessons can be gleaned from our experience so far.