explicandum

[ ek-spli-kan-duhm ]
/ ˌɛk splɪˈkæn dəm /

noun, plural ex·pli·can·da [ek-spli-kan-duh]. /ˌɛk splɪˈkæn də/.

a term or statement that is to be explained, as in a philosophical discussion.

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Origin of explicandum

1865–70; <Latin, neuter of gerund of explicāre to explicate
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