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implications, plural;
  1. The conclusion that can be drawn from something, although it is not explicitly stated
    • - the implication is that no one person at the bank is responsible
  2. A likely consequence of something
    • - a victory that had important political implications
  3. The action or state of being involved in something
    • - our implication in the problems

  1. deduction: something that is inferred (deduced or entailed or implied); "his resignation had political implications"
  2. significance: a meaning that is not expressly stated but can be inferred; "the significance of his remark became clear only later"; "the expectation was spread both by word and by implication"
  3. an accusation that brings into intimate and usually incriminating connection
  4. a logical relation between propositions p and q of the form `if p then q'; if p is true then q cannot be false
  5. a relation implicated by virtue of involvement or close connection (especially an incriminating involvement); "he was suspected of implication in several robberies"
  6. (implicational) relating to or concerned with logical implication; " implicational language universals"
  7. The material conditional, also known as material implication, is a binary truth function → such that the compound sentence p→q (typically read "if p then q") is logically equivalent to the negative compound: not(p and not q). ...
  8. In logic, entailment (or logical implication) is a relation between sets of sentences and a sentence. ...
  9. Implicature is a technical term in the pragmatics subfield of linguistics, coined by H. P. Grice, which refers to what is suggested in an utterance, even though not expressed nor strictly implied (that is, entailed) by the utterance. ...
  10. The act of implicating; The state of being implicated; An implying, or that which is implied, but not expressed; an inference, or something which may fairly be understood, though not expressed in words; (countable) The connective in propositional calculus that, when joining two predicates A ...
  11. (implied) Suggested without being stated directly
  12. (Implications) What the research results mean.
  13. (Implicatory) Denial: [See firstly interpretive denial.] The third subcategory of denial of content, as proposed by Cohen (2001). ...
  14. (Implied) presumed or inferred, rather than expressed.
  15. (IMPLIED) The attribute is optional, no default value is provided.
  16. (Implied) Suggested, but not actually shown, as in an implied line.
  17. (IMPLIED) Created by the conduct or words of other parties, and not arising from explicit agreements.
  18. (Implied) How much activity is expected by the market in the future (the “over/under” line, or the “total” line)
  19. (Implied) Inferred from circumstances; known indirectly.
  20. (Implied) Where the intention of the parties is not shown by direct terms but derived from surrounding circumstances or conduct.
  21. (Implied) a series of separate points or edges of shapes that the viewer tends to see as connected.
  22. (Implied) means to give the appearance – thus, you have “implied warranty”, which means that you have given the appearance that there was a warranty, even if there was not one
  23. (implied) adj., adv. referring to circumstances, conduct or statements of one or both parties which substitute for explicit language to prove authority to act, warranty, promise, trust, agreement, consent or easement, among other things. Thus circumstances "imply" something rather than spell it out.
  24. (implied) the past tense of "imply", which means to tell indirectly
  25. is sometimes disregarded but is of fundamental importance for fuzzy logic in the narrow sense. A straightforward but logically less interesting possibility is to define implication from conjunction and negation (or disjunction and negation) using the corresponding tautology of classical logic; ...