A number or symbol, placed above and to the right of the expression to which it applies, that indicates the number of times the expression is used as a factor. For example, the exponent 3 in 53 indicates 5 × 5 × 5; the exponent x in ( a + b )x indicates ( a + b ) multiplied by itself x times.
suggests a careful interpretation of something especially where meaning is ambiguous her silence was construed as agreement
is to bring out meanings not immediately apparent, as by translation, searching insight, or special knowledge how do you interpret his behavior?
implies a shedding light upon by clear and specific explanation, illustration, etc. to elucidate the country's foreign policy
implies a scholarly analysis or exposition that is developed in detail the explication of a Biblical passage
implies a systematic and thorough explanation, often by a person having expert knowledge to expound a theory
implies making clear or intelligible something that is not known or understood to explain how a machine operates
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