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English definition of “exegesis”

exegesis

noun [C or U]     /ˌek.sɪˈdʒiː.sɪs/ (plural exegeses) specialized
an explanation of a text , especially from the Bible , after its careful study The Bible - people, events and placesLiterary criticism
(Definition of exegesis noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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