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implicit

Maths (of a function) having an equation of the form f(x,y) = 0, in which y cannot be directly expressed in terms of x, as in xy + x2 + y3x 2 = 0
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Implicitness lay both at the individual level, when they recalled personal experiences, feelings and convictions, and at the collective level when they observed, diagnosed, criticized what they regarded as harmful/threatening circumstances.
Like his predecessors and like the more famous Henry James whose "Art of Fiction" ardently ascribed morality to style, he harbored a concomitant distaste for explicit didacticism and an insistence that tacit moral import nevertheless could and ought to be, despite its implicitness, unmistakably clear.
CF moves can be classified according to the implicitness of the correction.
Implicitness becomes effective only to the extent to which, by her reaction to "presuppositions" put forth by Sarkozy, Royal confirms their face destructive potential.
Schaub makes her most interesting and pointed critique of my reading of Lincoln concerning what I call "implicitness." In using this term I develop the view that our explicit, propositional accounts of our values are never fully adequate to them, and that our values have entailments we cannot anticipate, ones which we are forced to confront only by experience.
This paper investigates (1) whether we can discover and describe any roadblock that the unhappy consciousness is able to knock down, or despite which it is able to maneuver, and so become reason; or (2) whether the unhappy consciousness arrives at an impassable dead end and either manages to create a detour around it or just begins again, unexplained and unexplainably, almost ex nihilo, as reason; or (3) whether, despite its implicitness, there exists a continuous, tenable, and unimpeded path from self-consciousness to reason.
House (2000) states about British English speech style that it is defined by indirectness and implicitness, a similar observation to what Kotthoff (1991) found to be true for American English speakers, of which she says that a tendency towards disagreement avoidance can be found while consensus is emphasized and foregrounded.
Martyn Percy, "Strangers in Our Midst: Adoption and Implicitness in Ecclesial Life," pp.
Rather than reproducing popular melodramatic elements, the implicitness in Chekhov's dialogues, on the one hand, mirrors the stagnancy of "real life" in which, as the playwright observes, "after all, ...
In terms of this complexity or implicitness rather than explicitness, Jost (1998) considers one example of a firm that included 'time at desk' as part of its performance appraisal system which itself was linked to reviews and increases in remuneration.
Pound was fascinated by the verbal economy and implicitness he found first in translations of Japanese haiku and, more importantly, Tang poetry.
In case of lack of implicitness in the exact definition of LR regulations every action on this project will not be successful.