By Richard Freedman
Implicate: To show or suggest that someone is involved in something illegal or morally wrong; implicate someone in something: Three top officials have been implicated in the scandal.
Perhaps a bit above a third graders play grade, Derrick Karimian nonetheless asked about 105 students at Wardlaw Elementary School to locate and define the seemingly complex word.
Fortunately, they had some help — besides their teachers: Brand new MacMillan dictionaries, compliments of the Vallejo Rotary Club. And not just at Wardlaw, but at 15 other Vallejo schools during the annual distribution.