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  Definition of explanation
  1. thought that makes something comprehensible
  2. a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.; "the explanation was very simple"; "I expected a brief account"
  3. the act of explaining; making something plain or intelligible; "I heard his explanation of the accident"
Similar Words: account

 

Hyponyms: interpretation, interpreting, rendition, rendering, rationale, principle, key, natural history, rationalization, rationalisation, theory, simplification, accounting, reason, justification, exposition, explication, gloss, rubric, deriving, derivation, etymologizing, definition, walk-through, elucidation

 

Derivational Morphology: report, describe, account, answer for, explain, excuse, explicate

 

Anagrams: exponential

 

 
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