- The act of clarifying or explaining. (noun)
- The state of being clarified or explained. (noun)
- Material used to clarify or explain. See Synonyms at example. (noun)
- Visual matter used to clarify or decorate a text. (noun)
- Obsolete Illumination. (noun)
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