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explicit

(ĕk-splĭs′ĭt) [L. explicare, to unfold, set forth]
1. Clearly and definitively stated.
2. Unequivocal.
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We also looked at whether there was a relationship between the explicitness of the characters' sexualities and humanness.
The proposed model is a three-step process that includes (i) skin filtering (skin is one of the most important features for detecting explicitness in an image, (ii) attributes (skin percentage, pornography-weight, skin area geometric distribution, skin pixels in skin correlation, hair-inside-body, and skin-region-smoothness), and (iii) SVM-prediction (training of SVM model using the discussed six attributes).
Hence, our analysis tested the mediating effect of explicitness (as measured by students' explicit position and explicit argument frequencies) on the relationship between the agent intervention mode and the learning outcomes.
Textual explicitness differs from the type of explicitness dealt with above, in that it is more a matter of a degree than just a category.
The criteria identified as a result of this review can be summarized as follows: (1) order of thinking, (2) articulation, (3) explicitness of the objective, (4) comprehensiveness and limitation, and (5) significance for the area.
First, the explicitness of the violence and sex increased once the rating system was instituted.
It should be possible for lawmakers to agree on language that is explicit about explicitness, so to speak, without infringing upon First Amendment protections.
For purposes of discussion, we have organized them according to benefits of (a) accessibility; (b) evaluation/assessment and communication of student progress; and (c) teaching and learning practices, which encompass a variety of instructional approaches, including, but not limited to, building proficiency, enhancing explicitness, facilitating higher-order thinking, and communicating mathematical ideas.
She enumerates 66 "keys" to opening them that work in tandem with strategies these teachers regularly use, relating to explicitness, structure, and repetition, such as using note taking strategies, textbook guides, mnemonic devices, and improving higher-order thinking skills and the quality of writing.
In spite of the explicitness of the references to drugs and sex in many of these works, there is an innocence and hopefulness that one would not find in the presentation of such subject matter today.
The degree of explicitness and/or implicitness promoted, triggered or favoured by teaching materials (through the activities designed) is no doubt one of those key issues.
According to the literature, the explicitness of the task presentation, the type of exigency and the verification of task accomplishment are particularly relevant for the accountability system to be efficient (Crouch et al., 1997; Hastie and Saunders, 1992; Jones, 1992).