\ɛksplɐnˈe͡ɪʃən], \ɛksplɐnˈeɪʃən], \ɛ_k_s_p_l_ɐ_n_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]\
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Act of explaining; an exposition; an interpretation; sense explained; a mutual clearing up of a misunderstanding.
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n. Act of expounding or interpreting;â€”that which makes clear;â€”meaning attributed to any thing by one who explains or expounds it;â€” a mutual exposition of meaning or motives, with a view to adjust a misunderstanding; hence, reconciliation; good understanding; description; exposition; illustration; account.