exegetical

adjective
ex·​e·​get·​i·​cal | \ˌek-sə-ˈje-ti-kəl \
variants: or less commonly exegetic \ ˌek-​sə-​ˈje-​tik \

Definition of exegetical 

: of or relating to exegesis : explanatory an exegetical text

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a new edition of Shakespeare with an abundance of exegetical commentary for the modern reader

First Known Use of exegetical

1607, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for exegetical

Greek exēgētikos, from exēgeisthai

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