Meaning of IMPLICIT in English


adj. 1 implied though not plainly expressed. 2 (often foll. by in) virtually contained. 3 absolute, unquestioning, unreserved (implicit obedience). 4 Math. (of a function) not expressed directly in terms of independent variables. implicitly adv. implicitness n.

[ F implicite or L implicitus (as IMPLICATE) ]

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