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Multiple Meanings
implication — as in:  the implication is that...

I object to her implication that my work was sub-standard.
Something that follows from something else.  The thing that follows could be:
  • something suggested indirectly (not said directly)
  • something that can be concluded (often a logical consequence)
  • something that results from something else
implication — as in:  Her implication in the crime

She is suspected of implication in three burglaries.
involvement in or the suggestion that someone was involved in something — especially a crime
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