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Multiple Meanings
implicit — as in:  not explicitly but implicitly

"Did she explicitly promise?"
"Well, I guess not explicitly, but nobody who was there could have missed the implicit promise."
implied though not directly expressed
implicit — as in:  implicit problem with the design

This risk is implicit in your plan. We can work to minimize the danger, but it cannot be eliminated.
exists as an inseparable part or characteristic
implicit — as in:  I trust her implicitly.

Her team has implicit confidence in her decisions.
complete (without any doubts)

Another sense of the form implicitly is "without doubt or reserve" as in, "I trust Sue implicitly".

It is a more strongly stated sense of the more general meanings; e.g., "Sue implies trustworthiness," or "trustworthiness is inherent in Sue."
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