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1. The act of implicating or the condition of being implicated.
2. The act of implying or the condition of being implied.
3. Something that is implied, especially:
a. An indirect indication; a suggestion.
b. An implied meaning; implicit significance.
c. An inference. See Usage Note at infer.

im′pli·ca′tive adj.
im′pli·ca′tive·ly adv.
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Adj.1.implicative - tending to suggest or imply; "artifacts suggestive of an ancient society"; "an implicative statement"
connotative - having the power of implying or suggesting something in addition to what is explicit
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Given that condition, perhaps some statement about the good is also metaphysical, whereby our relation to what is the case metaphysically and our relation to the good are mutually implicative.
Zhang, Fuzzy 1-type and 2-type positive implicative filters of pseudo-BCK algebras, Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, 28 (5) (2015), 2309-2317.
National identity is implicative of the characteristics that set apart nation's citizenry and binds them to its vision and aspirations.
This study followed the Action Implicative Discourse Analysis (AIDA) method (Tracy, 2002), which is particularly suitable for netnographic studies exploring discourse cultures and proved useful in previous studies of online religious communities (e.
The dialogic conversation between Marco Polo and Kublai Khan at the beginning of Part 2 of the book starts with Marco Polo's implicative theorization of the dismantlement of chronology and ends up with his conclusive establishment of a de-chronologized perpetual present that ubiquitously reigns the postmodern temporal world.
Assessing from these information, it is implicative that corruption remains as a pertinent issue to be addressed in Malaysia.
implicative thinking and fluency in both English, Filipino and another language.
Association rules are to analyze a set of records and derive the implicative relationship between projects in a given collection of items and some sets of records.
I would argue that the myths and the material institutional forces of the enslavement of Black people are mutually implicative and interpenetrative.
Phemic material denotes an implicative message that impels transmission, and the material becomes associated with the process of its transmission.
Li, "Boolean filters and positive implicative filters of residuated lattices," Information Sciences, vol.