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explicate

view main entry for explicate verb [transitive] very formal  /ˈeksplɪˌkeɪt/
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explicationexplications

  /ˌeksplɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
British English pronunciation: explicationClick to listen to the pronunciation of explication

free-from

used to describe foods which don't contain ingredients such as wheat, dairy products etc …

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the buying and selling of human organs

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