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elaboration

e·lab·o·ra·tion

elaboration

 
 
pronunciation:
ih lae b reI shn
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an instance of adding elaborative material or detail, or the material or detail so added.
The point is not clear and needs elaboration.This is just an introduction to the concept; an elaboration follows.
similar words:
amplification, development
definition 2: the condition of being elaborated.
similar words:
amplification, development
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