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to lead to by logical inference

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to convey an idea by indirect, subtle means

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express or state indirectly

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suggest as a logically necessary consequence

have as a logical consequence

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suggest that someone is guilty

have as a necessary feature

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Eco sees these two types of texts as implying contrasting kinds of reader.
Implying that gray areas of the law have been settled: Federal courts have split over the question of "student-initiated" prayer at school events such as graduation, assemblies and sporting matches.
But when both the movements of plot and the other characters repeatedly certify the narrator's authority, what keeps readers from implying an author who "is" the narrator-character and whose norms are the narrator's norms?
It implies progress, movement, of course, and the very phrase ("advance guard") is obviously of some military origin or connotation, implying perhaps an enemy such as those very Philistines that old Robert Schumann's Davidsbundlertanze was so concerned about.
One rat studied after it stopped nursing seemed to have lost any increased sensitivity in its trunk, implying that these changes may be reversible.