anagoge

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From Latin anagōgē, from Ancient Greek ἀναγωγή (anagōgē, elevation).

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anagoge (plural anagoges)

  1. The spiritual or mystical interpretation of a word or passage beyond the literal, allegorical or moral sense (especially in Biblical criticism).

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