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Definition of Explicit

Explicit
Explicit Ex"pli*cit [LL., an abbreviation of explicitus (est liber) the book (which anciently was a roll of parchment) is unfolded (and, of course, ``finished'). See Explicit, a.] A word formerly used (as finis is now) at the conclusion of a book to indicate the end.
Explicit
Explicit Ex*plic"it, a. [L. explicitus; p. p. of explicare to unfold: cf. F. explicite. See Explicate, Exploit.] 1. Not implied merely, or conveyed by implication; distinctly stated; plain in language; open to the understanding; clear; not obscure or ambiguous; express; unequivocal; as, an explicit declaration. The language of the charter was too explicit to admit of a doubt. --Bancroft. 2. Having no disguised meaning or reservation; unreserved; outspoken; -- applied to persons; as, he was earnest and explicit in his statement. Explicit function. (Math.) See under Function. Syn: Express; clear; plain; open; unreserved; unambiguous. Usage: Explicit, Express. Explicit denotes a setting forth in the plainest language, so that the meaning can not be misunderstood; as, an explicit promise. Express is stronger than explicit: it adds force to clearness. An express promise or engagement is not only unambiguous, but stands out in bold relief, with the most binding hold on the conscience. An explicit statement; a clear and explicit notion; explicit direction; no words can be more explicit. An explicit command; an express prohibition. ``An express declaration goes forcibly and directly to the point. An explicit declaration leaves nothing ambiguous.' --C. J. Smith.

Meaning of Explicit from wikipedia

- Explicit refers to something that is specific, clear, or detailed. It can also mean: Explicit knowledge, knowledge that can be readily articulated, codified...
- Explicit memory (or declarative memory) is one of the two main types of long-term human memory, the other of which is implicit memory. Explicit memory...
- amended pressing as their main options and choose not to distribute the explicit counterpart. However, the label has been described as ineffective in limiting...
- Explicit formula can refer to: Closed-form expression, a mathematical expression in terms of a finite number of well-known functions Analytical expression...
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- Explicit Ills is a 2008 American film, written and directed by Mark Webber in his directorial debut. The film features four interconnected stories taking...
- Explicit knowledge (also expressive knowledge) is knowledge that can be readily articulated, codified, stored and accessed. It can be easily transmitted...
- An explicit cost is a direct payment made to others in the course of running a business, such as wage, rent and materials, as opposed to implicit costs...
- Implicit atheism and explicit atheism are types of atheism. In George H. Smith's Atheism: The Case Against God, "implicit atheism" is defined as "the absence...
- Explicit and implicit methods are approaches used in numerical analysis for obtaining numerical approximations to the solutions of time-dependent ordinary...
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