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1. Implied or understood though not directly expressed: an implicit agreement not to raise the touchy subject.
2. Contained in the nature of something though not readily apparent: "Frustration is implicit in any attempt to express the deepest self" (Patricia Hampl).
3. Having no doubts or reservations; unquestioning: implicit trust.

[Latin implicitus, variant of implicātus, past participle of implicāre, to entangle; see implicate.]

im·plic′it·ly adv.
im·plic′it·ness n.
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Noun1.implicitness - inexplicitness as a consequence of being implied or indirect
inexplicitness - unclearness by virtue of not being explicit
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His affection was proved to have been sincere, and his conduct cleared of all blame, unless any could attach to the implicitness of his confidence in his friend.
An attempt to elaborate a construct to measure the degree of explicitness and implicitness in ELT materials.
Thus it became completely obvious that, despite the fact that RELAP5 code uses "nearly implicit" scheme based on a "fractional step" approach for providing a sufficient degree of implicitness to eliminate the material Courant-type stability limit, but it does not give an adequate description of the mentioned studied transient.
Rather than making a theoretical point, this paper intends to provide support for an analysis model of implicitness in non-fictional, non-professional discourse.
The contributions in this special issue demonstrate that neither a focus on the implicitness of ethics, nor one on their explicitness, provides a full understanding of the dynamic interactions between processes of socio-cultural change and the (re)formulation of people's ethical commitments.
However, this finding has been difficult to replicate (Fattorini, Pinto, Rotondaro, & Doricchi, 2015) and the implicitness of the odd-even task is questionable.
Taha (2009) also states that the implicitness inherited in the title is explicit in the text where the author's intentions are revealed and motivated.
The collective biography of GDR journalism professors presented in this article is based on the implicitness in the sociology of science approach that an academic discipline is the product of cognitive and social parameters.
It is possible to observe a division along ideological lines, something that has also been pointed out by MPs who are uncomfortable with the informality and implicitness of this division.
We indicate the need to situate the pragmatic notion of implicitness relative to in the continuity of a specific community's culture.
where [theta] is weight factor (0 [less than or equal to] 1 - [theta] [less than or equal to] 1) which control the degree of implicitness. For [theta] = 0, 1/2 and 1 gives the explicit, Crank-Nicolson and fully implicit finite difference method respectively.
In fact, the network would be designed and used in the context of a Policy that had implicitness, a culture and a history, that could facilitate the ways to relate in a new space mediated by technology.