[ ek-si-jet-i-kuhl ]
/ ˌɛk sɪˈdʒɛt ɪ kəl /
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of or relating to exegesis; explanatory; interpretative.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also ex·e·get·ic [ek-si-jet-ik] /ˌɛk sɪˈdʒɛt ɪk/ .
Origin of exegetical
OTHER WORDS FROM exegeticalex·e·get·i·cal·ly, adverb
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