Explicit

  • 1 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… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 explicit — EXPLICÍT, Ă, expliciţi, te, adj. (Adesea adverbial) Care este exprimat limpede; desluşit, lămurit, clar. ♦ (Despre o funcţie matematică) Care este egal cu o anumită expresie ce conţine numai variabile independente. – Din fr. explicite, lat.… …

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  • 3 explicit — ⇒EXPLICIT, subst. masc. PALÉOGR. Mot qui indique qu un ouvrage est terminé. Anton. incipit. Quant au septième et dernier ouvrage, appelé, dans l incipit, « paroles secrètes dites par le sauveur à Jude Thomas (...) » et, dans l explicit, « le… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 4 explicit — explicit, express, specific, definite, categorical are comparable when applied to statements, utterances, and language and when meaning perfectly clear in significance or reference. Something is explicit which is stated so plainly and distinctly… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 EXPLICIT — vox in fine librorum olim addi solita. Hieronym. ad Marcellam, Scire debemus, apud Hebraeos in fine librorum unum e tribus solere subnecti: ut aut Amen scribant, aut Sela aut Salom, quod exprimit pacem ut solemus nos completis opusculis, ad… …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 6 Explicit — (from Latin explicare , to unfold and thus also make visible) can mean: * very specific, clear, or detailed * containing material (e.g. language or film footage) that might be deemed offensive or graphic, e.g. sexually explicit material * the… …

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  • 7 explicit — I adjective absolute, accurate, apertus, beyond doubt, categorical, certain, clear, clearly defined, clearly expressed, clearly formulated, clearly stated, comprehensible, crystal clear, decided, definite, definitus, determinate, direct, distinct …

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  • 8 éxplicit — Latinismo que se emplea en las descripciones bibliográficas, como sustantivo masculino, con el sentido de ‘últimas palabras de un escrito o de un impreso antiguo’. Debe escribirse con tilde por ser palabra esdrújula (→ tilde2, 1.1.3): «El “datnos …

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  • 9 explicit — explicit; in·explicit; un·explicit; …

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  • 10 explicit — [eks plis′it, ik splis′it] adj. [OFr explicite < ML explicitus < L, pp. of explicare: see EXPLICATE] 1. clearly stated and leaving nothing implied; distinctly expressed; definite: distinguished from IMPLICIT 2. saying what is meant, without …

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  • 11 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… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Explicit — bezeichnet die Schlussformel in mittelalterlichen Handschriften und Inkunabeln und läutet das Ende eines Textes ein mit den Worten Explicit liber, das Buch ist zu Ende[1], vermutlich Abkürzung für liber explicitus (est), wörtl.: Das Buch ist… …

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  • 13 éxplicit — (Del lat. explĭcit, quizá forma abrev. de explicĭtus [est liber], «[el libro ha sido] desenrollado [hasta el final]», y opuesta a incĭpit). m. En las descripciones bibliográficas, últimas palabras de un escrito o de un impreso antiguo …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 14 Explĭcit — (lat.), vielleicht Abbreviatur für explicitum (est volumen), die Bücherrolle ist ganz aufgewickelt, d.h. ist am Ende; daher: es ist beendigt, ist aus, am Schlusse alter Handschriften u. Drucke beigefügt, im Gegensatz von incipit, d.h. fängt an …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 15 Explĭcit — (lat., abgekürzt statt explicitum est volumen, »die Schriftrolle ist ganz abgewickelt«, d. h. das Buch ist zu Ende), Schlußformel in alten Handschriften und Drucken, wie Incipit (fängt an) Anfangsformel …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 16 Explicit — Explĭcit (lat., abgekürzt aus Volūmen explicĭtum est, die Bücherrolle ist abgewickelt), das Buch ist zu Ende, gewöhnlich am Ende alter Drucke und Handschriften …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 17 Explicit — Explicit, lat., bei alten Drucken am Schlusse, d.h. das Buch ist aus …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 18 explicit — (adj.) c.1600, from Fr. explicite, from L. explicitus unobstructed, variant pp. of explicare unfold, unravel, explain, from ex out (see EX (Cf. ex )) + plicare to fold (see PLY (Cf. ply) (v.)). Explicitus …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 19 explicit — [adj] specific, unambiguous absolute, accurate, categorical, certain, clean cut, clear, clear cut, correct, definite, definitive, direct, distinct, exact, express, frank, lucid, obvious, on the nose*, open, outspoken, patent, perspicuous, plain,… …

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  • 20 explicit — ► ADJECTIVE 1) clear and detailed, with no room for confusion or doubt. 2) graphically describing or representing sexual activity. DERIVATIVES explicitly adverb explicitness noun. ORIGIN from Latin explicare unfold …

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