[ tas-it-lee ]
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  1. without saying so; silently: We both knew we had different views on the subject, and tacitly agreed not to make it an issue.

  2. in a way that is partly unconscious or cannot be explained in words: The hardest tasks to automate are those demanding skills that we understand only tacitly.

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