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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·ply v. t. [imp. & p. p. Implied p. pr. & vb. n. Implying.]
 1. To infold or involve; to wrap up. [Obs.] “His head in curls implied.”
 2. To involve in substance or essence, or by fair inference, or by construction of law, when not include virtually; as, war implies fighting.
    Where a malicious act is proved, a malicious intention is implied.   --Bp. Sherlock.
    When a man employs a laborer to work for him, . . . the act of hiring implies an obligation and a promise that he shall pay him a reasonable reward for his services.   --Blackstone.
 3. To refer, ascribe, or attribute. [Obs.]
    Whence might this distaste arise?
 If [from] neither your perverse and peevish will.
 To which I most imply it.   --J. Webster.
 Syn: -- To involve; include; comprise; import; mean; denote; signify; betoken. See Involve.