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exegesis - explanation, especially of biblical(of the bible) passages
expository - explanatory; serving to explain; N. exposition: explaining; exhibition
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
concatenate - link as in a chain
sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
penury - extreme poverty; stinginess; ADJ. penurious: very poor; stingy
salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
partial - incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
corporeal - bodily (rather than spiritual); of a bodily form; material; tangible