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explanation

explanation as in a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.
  • "the explanation was very simple"
  • "I expected a brief account"

Synonyms

  • accountbe the sole or primary factor in the existence, acquisition, supply, or disposal of something; keep an account of ; to give an account or representation of in words; furnish a justifying analysis or explanation; a record or narrative description of past events; a short account of the news; a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services; a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.; grounds; importance or value; a statement of recent transactions and the resulting balance; the act of informing by verbal report; an itemized statement of money owed for goods shipped or services rendered; the quality of taking advantage
explanation as in thought that makes something comprehensible
    explanation as in the act of explaining
    • "making something plain or intelligible"
    • "I heard his explanation of the accident"