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expositive

adjective

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serving to explain
  • the writer's descriptions are objectively expositive and entirely without editorialization

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The first known use of expositive was in the 15th century

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“Expositive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/expositive. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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