Usage examples for explication

  1. That's the explication o' it." – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  2. The Lueneburg Articles of 1561 designate them, together with the Smalcald Articles, as the correct " explication and explanation" of the true sense of the Augustana. – Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by Friedrich Bente
  3. What more may usefully be said on the subject of Colligation, or of the correlative expression invented by Dr. Whewell, the Explication of Conceptions, and generally on the subject of ideas and mental representations as connected with the study of facts, will find a more appropriate place in the Fourth Book, on the Operations Subsidiary to Induction: to which the reader must refer for the removal of any difficulty which the present discussion may have left. – A System Of Logic, Ratiocinative And Inductive (Vol. 1 of 2) by John Stuart Mill
  4. The change was quite amazing; It made her senses stagger for a minute, The riddle's explication seemed to harden; But soon her superannuated nous Explain'd the horrid mystery;- and raising Her hand to heaven, with the cabbage in it, On which she meant to sup,- Well! – The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood by Thomas Hood
  5. There was no time at this moment for further explication – The Way of the Gods by John Luther Long
  6. And thus much for the explication of the text. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  7. The following are some that have been found useful in the explication of nursing phenomena. – Humanistic-Nursing by Paterson, Josephine G.
  8. They prove, in fact, the thorough aptitude of impression of the nervous system to blood altered in its chemical properties, while they afford us an explication of the phenomena of depression, and muscular prostration, and weakness, which accompany the beginning of disease consecutive on the operation of cold. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  9. Of the reasons for the direction evolution takes, for the permanence of that direction once it has been taken, so that the sequence of forms is a progression, the explication of a latent nature- of all this, the mere law of the persistence of force gives us no explanation whatever. – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  10. To silence this explication it will be sufficient to produce a few out of many passages of the New Testament where the term fulfil occurs in connexion with the term law. – The Grounds of Christianity Examined by Comparing The New Testament with the Old by George Bethune English
  11. That as, by these considerations, a speedy consummation of a separate peace with England is out of all probability, especially when one compares with them the dubious and limited manner in which it is offered; on the other hand, a general peace appears not to be so far distant, as that to obtain a more prompt reconciliation with England, the Republic hath occasion to abandon its interests relative to North America, seeing that the British government hath resolved, upon the request of the national assembly, even to discontinue offensive hostilities against the new Republic; and that, even under the present administration of the new ministers, it appears ready to acknowledge positively its independence; an acknowledgment which, in removing the principal stumbling block of a negociation of a general peace, will pave the way to a prompt explication of all the difficulties between the belligerent powers. – A Collection of State-Papers, Relative to the First Acknowledgment of the Sovereignty of the United States of America by John Adams
  12. Il faut donc chercher une autre explication – Walks in Rome by Augustus J.C. Hare
  13. 160 Thus you have the explication of these things. – The Forbidden Gospels and Epistles, Complete by Archbishop Wake
  14. Such moods lie beyond reason, and are therefore beyond the explication of the reason. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  15. When I began I was impelled to write the passage, and instantly its explication was given me, which I also wrote, going on with inconceivable expedition, light being poured in upon me in such a manner, that I found I had in myself latent treasures of wisdom and knowledge which I had not yet known of. – The Autobiography of Madame Guyon by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon
  16. 153; Ingersoll's, 249. " Precision in language merits a full explication and the more, because distinct ideas are, perhaps, not commonly formed about it." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  17. And so this text makes nothing for, but against their darling tenet; and their explication thereof is evidently a wresting of scripture, making it speak in their favor, contrary to the scope and meaning of the Holy Spirit therein. – Act, Declaration, & Testimony for the Whole of our Covenanted Reformation, as Attained to, and Established in Britain and Ireland; Particularly Betwixt the Years 1638 and 1649, Inclusive by The Reformed Presbytery