Definition of exegetics in US English:

exegetics

noun

  • The academic discipline of exegesis; specifically a branch of theology dealing with the interpretation or explanation of scripture.

Origin

Late 18th century. From exegetic, after Hellenistic Greek τά ἐξηγητικά (plural), title of a work on religious rites.

Pronunciation

exegetics

/ˌɛksɪˈdʒɛtɪks/