expressed
expressed expressed adj. 1. Communicated in words.

Syn: uttered, verbalized. [WordNet 1.5]

2. Precisely and clearly expressed, leaving nothing to implication. Opposite of {implicit}. [Narrower terms: {graphic}] Also See: {definite}, {denotative}, {denotive}, {overt}, {open}, {unequivocal}, {unambiguous}.

Syn: explicit, express. [WordNet 1.5]


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