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Synonyms for implication

Synonyms for implication

a subtle quality underlying or felt to underlie a situation, action, or person

Synonyms for implication

something that is inferred (deduced or entailed or implied)

a meaning that is not expressly stated but can be inferred

an accusation that brings into intimate and usually incriminating connection

a logical relation between propositions p and q of the form 'if p then q'

a relation implicated by virtue of involvement or close connection (especially an incriminating involvement)

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(The worse implication is we no longer believe that we should fight for the rights of every Filipino.)
She added that the main is issue is not Trillanes but the implication of his case on the rule of law.
But just what is implication? Implication should be seen not as a formal, codified process relegated only to mathematics and logic.
L = (L, [disjunction], [conjunction], ', [right arrow, O, I) is called a lattice implication algebra if the following conditions hold for any x, y, z [member of] L:
The agency has placed its 'A-' long-term counterparty credit ratings on Kuwait Finance House and Commercial Bank of Kuwait on CreditWatch with negative implications. Further, the agency has placed its 'BBB+/A-2' long- and short-term counterparty credit ratings on Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait and Burgan Bank on CreditWatch with negative implications.
But capital formation will not rise unless capital return rises, and this highlights an important policy implication. To raise the return on capital in the face of a shrinking labor force, China has to keep a loose monetary policy bias in the long-term, as low interest rates are needed to stimulate investment.
The cultural implication seems to be that Trudeau has become a secular "prophet" and his Charter a new Ten Commandments or Sermon on the Mount--a spiritual absolute to which we all must conform.
The implication is that those who receive these sources of assistance may be less poor than they appear by a cash income measure alone.
An important implication of this work for middle school counselors is that early adolescents' clearly defined sense of their abilities in different areas means that it may take stronger efforts to enhance the beliefs of students who doubt their abilities, as these doubts are more deep-seated than they are in elementary school.
He discusses the implication of this view of destiny for our understanding of human agency and responsibility.
Therefore, continued observation and record keeping of the SEN child is one implication classroom teachers face as a result of the Code.
What is the implication of that for the inflationary pressures that so many economists see hiding under their beds?
His terminological distinctions and information taxonomy are delivered in a general ontological system of categories rich in detail and implication for further study.
"We do not view digital printing as a major implication for coated paper at this time, as digital breakthroughs affecting users of coated papers have primarily been in the pre-press area.