adjective see epexegesis

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  • epexegetic — epexegetically, adv. /ep ek si jet ik/, adj. of, serving as, or like an epexegesis. Also, epexegetical. [1885 90; < Gk epexegetikós. See EPEXEGESIS, TIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • epexegetic — adjective /ɛˌpɛ.ksɛˈdʒi.tɪk/ Serving as an epexegesis or as epexegeses …   Wiktionary

  • epexegetic — ep·exegetic …   English syllables

  • epexegetic — /əpɛksəˈdʒɛtɪk/ (say uhpeksuh jetik) adjective of or like an epexegesis. Also, epexegetical. –epexegetically, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • epexegetic — adjective see epexegetical …   Useful english dictionary

  • ep|ex|e|get|i|cal — «ehp EHK suh JEHT uh kuhl», adjective. = epexegetic. (Cf. ↑epexegetic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • epexegesis — noun (plural epexegeses) Etymology: Greek epexēgēsis, from epi + exēgēsis exegesis Date: circa 1577 additional explanation or explanatory matter • epexegetical or epexegetic adjective • epexegetically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • epexegetical — See epexegetic. * * * …   Universalium

  • St. Papias —     St. Papias     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Papias     Bishop of Hierapolis (close to Laodicea and Colossae in the valley of the Lycus in Phrygia) and Apostolic Father, called by St. Irenaeus a hearer of John, and companion of Polycarp, a… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • epexegesis — [ɛˌpɛksɪ dʒi:sɪs] noun (plural epexegeses si:z) the addition of words to clarify meaning. Derivatives epexegetic dʒɛtɪk adjective epexegetical adjective epexegetically adverb Origin …   English new terms dictionary

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