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explanation/ˌɛkspləˈneɪʃən/noun
pluralexplanations
explanation
/ˌɛkspləˈneɪʃən/
noun
pluralexplanations
Learner's definition of EXPLANATION  
[noncount]  : the act or process of making something clear or easy to understand : the act or process of telling, showing, or being the reason for or cause of something
[count]  : something (such as a statement or fact) that explains something — often + for or of
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