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microorganism, micro-organism, bacterioid, bacterioidal, bacteroid, bacterioid, bacterioidal, bacteroid.
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Correct spelling:
explain
Definition:
To make plain or clear; expound.

Synonyms:

noun
explain
excuse, explicate.
verb
account
account, clarify, describe, explicate, justify, rationalize.
answer
acknowledge, answer, come back, counter, counterclaim, echo, expound, rebut, reply, respond, retort, return, countercharge, counter-accuse, counter-reply, counter-state.
communication
explain, explicate.
expand
elaborate on or upon.
interpret
analyze, annotate, comment, condense, decipher, decode, elucidate, interpret, paraphrase, render, rephrase, report, restate, transcribe, translate.
make clear; give a reason for
account for, analyze, annotate, break down, bring out, clarify, clear up, construe, decipher, define, demonstrate, describe, diagram, disclose, elucidate, excuse, explicate, expound, get across, illustrate, interpret, justify, manifest, paraphrase, point out, put across, rationalize, read, refine, render, resolve, reveal, solve, spell out, teach, tell, translate, unfold, unravel, untangle, go into detail, make plain, put in plain English, set right, throw light upon.
mean
connote, define, denote, imply, indicate, intend, mean, signify.
respond
defend, deny, object, react, refute.
reveal
unfold.
Examples of usage:
  1. " How can you explain that? – Captain Jinks, Hero by Ernest Crosby
  2. This, however, I must explain. – The Campaner Thal and Other Writings by Jean Paul Friedrich Richter
  3. To explain how it came about, we shall have to go back a little. – Frank's Campaign or the Farm and the Camp by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  4. There would yet be much to tell and to explain, but Dick saw now what had happened. – The Nest, The White Pagoda, The Suicide, A Forsaken Temple, Miss Jones and The Masterpiece by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  5. He will explain them to you. – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper

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