- And thus much for the explication of the text. - "The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3", John Bunyan.
- She and the squire had a controversy upon the explication of the word gentleman, she describing my father's appearance and manners to the life. - "The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete", George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009.
- I listen'd, and hit on the explication. - "The Splendid Spur", Arthur T. Quiller Couch.