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explicateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈek.splɪ.keɪt/ formal
to ​explain something in ​detail, ​especially a ​piece of writing or an ​idea: This is a ​book which ​clearly explicates Marx's ​later writings.
explication
noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˌek.splɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of explicate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “explicate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 详细解释,详细分析(作品或思想)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 詳細解釋,詳細分析(作品或思想)…
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