[ ek-si-jet-iks ]
/ ˌɛk sɪˈdʒɛt ɪks /
noun (used with a singular verb)
the science of exegesis; exegetic theology.
connotation, interpretation, definition, explanation, explication, exposition, semiotics, symbolism, denotation, semiology, exploration, investigation, revealing, glossology, significs
Origin of exegetics
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Later he removed to his native place, where his school for theology and exegetics rapidly became the most famous in Europe.
/ (ˌɛksɪˈdʒɛtɪks) /
(functioning as singular) the scientific study of exegesis and exegetical methods
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