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His suggestions may be seen as an implicit criticism of government policy.
This assumption is often implicit in the way a person addresses a woman.
an implicit belief in the goodness of people
the dangers implicit in this kind of work
Implicit in the notion of a game is the idea of taking a risk.
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English version of definition of implicit
the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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American definition of implicit from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.