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explicit

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Maths (of a function) having an equation of the form y=f(x), in which y is expressed directly in terms of x, as in y = x4 + x + z FORMULA

explicit

2
the end; an indication, used esp by medieval scribes, of the end of a book, part of a manuscript, etc.
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Just focusing on lesbian versus gay characters, there is a strong relationship between character sexuality and explicitness ([X.sup.2] = 3.25, df = 1, p = .07, Fisher's exact test = .055).
(ii) Detecting explicit images and based on degree of explicitness marking them as high, medium, and low.
In order to measure the explicitness of students' reasoning, a discourse analysis was performed by the authors.
The concepts of explicitness and implicitness used in explicitation research may be categorized into three types: encoded/inferred, textual, and a combination of the two.
the ribs and my explicitness, my wish fulfilled, my hits and misses with
Her explicitness on being a single mother and candour about some of the methods she tried to find the money to raise her boy was astonishing.
Rather, the Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison and The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie took the second and third spots because the books both have offensive language and depicted scenes of sexual explicitness and drugs.
Released late last year to glowing reviews, it made headlines due to the explicitness of its sadomasochistic subject matter, with one critic dubbing it "a Romeo and Juliet for Broken Britain".
The Oklahoman published an October article tided "Bible Play Spurs Anger" which quoted Republican House Representative Dan Fisher's assertion that the play should be shut down due to its themes, its explicitness and the fact it was being performed during the holidays.
These are the gorgeous, seductive heroes that join Aphrodite in encounters that are erotic and poignant in equal measure; delivering an artistic blend of emotion and explicitness, sensation and sexuality, laced with defined metaphysical symbols and an expression of healing energies that morph the stories—and their characters—to a whole other level.
Apparently, this was the first time that Mister Hyde 1/Darkroom, 2004, could be exhibited without having to be withdrawn from public view; in three previous exhibitions, the video was removed after complaints about its explicitness. And maybe this was the biggest triumph of "Glory Hole": It created an environment in which such activities seemed perfectly normal.