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Definitions of explain:
  • verb:   make palin and comprehensible
    Example: "He explained the laws of physics to his students"
  • verb:   define
    Example: "The committe explained their plan for fund-raising to the Dean"
  • verb:   serve as a reason or cause or justification of
    Example: "Her recent divorce amy explain her reluctance to date again"

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