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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The branch of theology that deals with principles of exegesis.

Usage examples (35)
  • The term hermeneutics, a Latinized version of the Greek hermeneutice, has been part of common language from the beginning of the 17th century.
  • Possessed by madness and in hermeneutics overdrive, he will decipher this bit of the built environment.
  • This is what fancy theorists call a hermeneutics of belief.
  • This kind of hermeneutics is one of the several possible strategies ... for more
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