tacitness
noun see tacit

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tacitness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being tacit : silence, quiet inward tacitness of mind Walter Pater …   Useful english dictionary

  • tacitness — See tacitly. * * * …   Universalium

  • tacitness — noun The state of being tacit …   Wiktionary

  • tacitness — n. quality of being tacit, silence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tacitness — tac·it·ness …   English syllables

  • tacit — adjective Etymology: Middle French or Latin; Middle French tacite, from Latin tacitus silent, from past participle of tacēre to be silent; akin to Old High German dagēn to be silent Date: 1576 1. expressed or carried on without words or speech <… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Resource-based view — The resource based view (RBV) is an economic tool used to determine the strategic resources available to a firm. The fundamental principle of the RBV is that the basis for a competitive advantage of a firm lies primarily in the application of the …   Wikipedia

  • tacit — tacitly, adv. tacitness, n. /tas it/, adj. 1. understood without being openly expressed; implied: tacit approval. 2. silent; saying nothing: a tacit partner. 3. unvoiced or unspoken: a tacit prayer. [1595 1605; < L tacitus silent, ptp. of tacere… …   Universalium

  • taciturn — adjective /ˈtæsɪtɜːn,ˈtæsɪtɝn/ Silent; temperamentally untalkative; disinclined to speak. The two sisters could hardly have been more different, one so boisterous and expressive, the other so taciturn and calm. Syn: reticent, untalkative Ant:… …   Wiktionary

  • dead — Synonyms and related words: SOL, a outrance, abeyant, abrupt, abruptly, absolute, absolutely, accurate, achromatic, achromic, ago, all bets off, all gone, all in, all off, all out, all over, all up, all out, anechoic, anemic, anesthetized,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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