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(from the Greek for "to lead out") a critical explanation or interpretation of a text, particularly a religious text

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require a full-scale exegesis of a text

—p.33 by Annie Dillard
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require a full-scale exegesis of a text

—p.33 by Annie Dillard
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rambling OR meandering

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Molly Bloom's maundering mind

—p.42 by Annie Dillard
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Molly Bloom's maundering mind

—p.42 by Annie Dillard
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(noun) a usually temporary encampment under little or no shelter / (noun) encampment usually for a night / (noun) a temporary or casual shelter or lodging / (verb) to make a bivouac; camp

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There are no opposing camps; there is no struggle. Each writer is a one-man camp, unallied and unarmed, a lone bivouac under heaven.

—p.74 by Annie Dillard
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There are no opposing camps; there is no struggle. Each writer is a one-man camp, unallied and unarmed, a lone bivouac under heaven.

—p.74 by Annie Dillard
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the process of making a revision or correction to a text

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a single emendation

i guess it's equivalent to amendment?

—p.92 by Annie Dillard
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a single emendation

i guess it's equivalent to amendment?

—p.92 by Annie Dillard
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(adjective) deadly or pernicious in influence / (adjective) foreboding or threatening evil

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Whether all this academic influence is baleful or not

—p.95 by Annie Dillard
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Whether all this academic influence is baleful or not

—p.95 by Annie Dillard
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(from the Greek for "to lead out") a critical explanation or interpretation of a text, particularly a religious text

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any formal textual exegesis at all, whether it be Russian formalist, New Critical, phenomenologist, or structuralist

—p.97 by Annie Dillard
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any formal textual exegesis at all, whether it be Russian formalist, New Critical, phenomenologist, or structuralist

—p.97 by Annie Dillard
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(adjective) marked by transparency; pellucid / (adjective) clear and simple in style / (adjective) absolutely serene and untroubled

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Hardy can be wholly limpid

—p.104 by Annie Dillard
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Hardy can be wholly limpid

—p.104 by Annie Dillard
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(adjective) former, sometime (from Latin)

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like quondam beautiful effects with paint

I thought it was synonymous with "sundry" for some reason

—p.116 by Annie Dillard
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like quondam beautiful effects with paint

I thought it was synonymous with "sundry" for some reason

—p.116 by Annie Dillard
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(noun) the point in the orbit of an object (as a satellite) orbiting the earth that is at the greatest distance from the center of the earth / (noun) the point farthest from a planet or a satellite (as the moon) reached by an object orbiting it / (noun) the farthest or highest point; culmination

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It is the apogee of all our researches.

—p.163 by Annie Dillard
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It is the apogee of all our researches.

—p.163 by Annie Dillard
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