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Definition of Explicit

Explicit

  1. A word formerly used (as finis is now) at the conclusion of a book to indicate the end.
  2. 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.
  3. Having no disguised meaning or reservation; unreserved; outspoken; -- applied to persons; as, he was earnest and explicit in his statement.
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Explicit Translations

explicit in Italian is esplicito, distinto
explicit in Norwegian is uttrykkelig, tydelig
explicit in Spanish is expreso, dilucido
explicit in Swedish is uttrycklig