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to tell someone something in a way that helps them understand it better
to explain the meaning of a word
to explain an idea, belief, etc. in a way that is easy to understand
to explain the meaning of something
to tell someone what you mean in a clear way that they can easily understand
to explain or to read something quickly
to explain, describe, or arrange something in a clear and detailed way, especially in writing
to explain something carefully and clearly
to use pictures in a talk, document, etc.
English version of thesaurus of to make something easier to understand
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
the metal tracks on a street that a tram travels along
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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