And Romney as Remainderman is not a function of mere circumstance, but an artifact of explicit calculation.
Rowling is careful, explicit even, to note that this woman was not “the real Dolores Umbridge.”
Second, was the offer in the form of an explicit quid pro quo?
c.1600, from French explicite, from Latin explicitus "unobstructed," variant past participle of explicare "unfold, unravel, explain," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + plicare "to fold" (see ply (v.1)).
"Explicitus" was written at the end of medieval books, originally short for explicitus est liber "the book is unrolled." As a euphemism for "pornographic" it dates from 1971.