exegetic

[ek-si-jet-ik]
adjective
of or pertaining to exegesis; explanatory; interpretative.
Also, exegetical.


Origin:
1645–55; < Greek exēgētikós, equivalent to exēgēt(ḗs) exegete + -ikos -ic

exegetically, adverb
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exegetic or exegetical (ˌɛksɪˈdʒɛtɪk)
 
adj
of or relating to exegesis; expository
 
exegetical or exegetical
 
adj
 
exegetically or exegetical
 
adv

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We refer readers who hunger for more exegetic detail to the district court's myriad opinions.
We sketch the background, reserving a more exegetic treatment of the facts pending our discussion of specific issues.
We see nothing to be gained from exegetic treatment of this point.
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