Definition of 'expository'
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The lectures are packed with practical instruction on the preparation and delivery of expository sermons. Christianity Today (2000)Much is said without resorting to pages of expository dialogue. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Instead, it relies on pages of expository dialogue. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The dialogue is horribly expository. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They were interested in whether older adults could be taught to identify the structures in expository text and use this information to increase their learning from text. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)
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Used Occasionally. expository is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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