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explicit
used in Atlas Shrugged

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explicit instructions
Definition
clear and with enough detail so there is no confusion
  • Oh, but surely it isn't necessary to be more explicit.
    2.2 Part 2 Chapter 2 — The Aristocracy of Pull (55% in)

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  • "Why, sure," he said, but his eyes narrowed, watching her suspiciously, as if he were wondering what motive prompted her to so explicit a statement.
    3.3 Part 3 Chapter 3 — Anti-Greed (54% in)
  • Oh, I'm sure you don't want to hear me become more explicit!
    2.2 Part 2 Chapter 2 — The Aristocracy of Pull (52% in)
  • He wanted her to understand, but he did not want her to understand fully, explicitly, down to the root-since the essence of that modern language, which he had learned to speak expertly, was never to let oneself or others understand anything down to the root.
    2.5 Part 2 Chapter 5 — Account Overdrawn (75% in)

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