Bedeutung von “explanation” im Essential American English Dictionary

explanation

noun us /ˌek·spləˈneɪ·ʃən/

B1 the details or reasons that someone gives to make something clear or easy to understand:

What’s your explanation for the team’s poor performance?
Could you give me a quick explanation of how it works?

(Definition von “explanation” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)