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explicite
  expliciter
  expliquer1
  expliquer2
  exploitation
  explosé
  explosif
  explosion
  explosive
  exposant
  exposé
  expositif
  exposition
  expressif1
  expressif2

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English

explicit

Fr    explicite

adj

Antonym(s): implicit

Related term(s): assertion2, focus1

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 4; Crystal 2003: 171 (also "explicitness"); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 37; Eggins 1994: 106 (explicit conjunction); Halliday 1994: 355 (also "explicit(n.)", "explicitly"); Lyons 1971: 136; Quirk etal. 1985: 1307 (explicit indicator of apposition)

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  explanation
  explanatory
  expletive1
  expletive2
  expletive3
  expletive pronoun
  explicature
explicit
  explosion
  exponence
  exponent
  exposition
  expositive
  expressibility
  expression1

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