Tropologically
Tropologic Trop`o*log"ic, Tropological Trop`o*log"ic*al, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F. tropologique. See {Tropology}.] Characterized by tropes; varied by tropes; tropical. --Burton. -- {Trop`o*log"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • tropologically — adverb see tropological …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tropologically — See tropologic. * * * …   Universalium

  • tropologically — adverb In a tropological way …   Wiktionary

  • tropologically — trop·o·log·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • tropologically — adverb see tropological …   Useful english dictionary

  • Biblical Exegesis —     Biblical Exegesis     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Biblical Exegesis     Exegesis is the branch of theology which investigates and expresses the true sense of Sacred Scripture.     The exegete does not inquire which books constitute Sacred… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • tropological — adjective Date: 14th century 1. of, relating to, or involving biblical interpretation stressing moral metaphor; also moral 2. characterized or varied by tropes ; figurative • tropologically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tropology — tropologic /trop euh loj ik, troh peuh /, tropological, adj. tropologically, adv. /troh pol euh jee/, n., pl. tropologies for 2. 1. the use of figurative language in speech or writing. 2. a treatise on figures of speech or tropes. 3. the use of a …   Universalium

  • tropology — /trɒˈpɒlədʒi/ (say tro poluhjee) noun (plural tropologies) 1. the use of tropes or a trope in speech or writing. 2. the use of a Scripture text so as to give it a moral interpretation or significance apart from its direct meaning. {Late Latin… …   Australian English dictionary

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