implied

adjective
im·​plied | \ im-ˈplīd\

Legal Definition of implied

: not directly or specifically made known (as in the terms of a contract) specifically : recognized (as by a court) as existing by reason of an inference and especially on legal or equitable grounds for breach of implied covenants in oil and gas leases National Law Journal — compare express

Other Words from implied

impliedly \ im-​ˈplī-​əd-​lē \ adverb

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