Origin of explication
Examples from the Web for explication
“It was basically an explication of how reality TV slants reality,” says Robert King.
Kepler's Supposition not so probable: the explication of the Phnomena by another Hypothesis.
Hearne remarks that the explication of this word warranted by Sir E. Coke is "a wood grubbed up and turned to arable."
Paul's entire theology was nothing but the explication of his own conversion.The Life of St. Paul|James Stalker
1520s, from Middle French explication, from Latin explicationem (nominative explicatio), noun of action from past participle stem of explicare (see explicit).