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anagoge


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anagoge  \An`a*go"ge\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  a  leading  up  ?  +  ?  a  leading,  ? 
  to  lead.] 
  1.  An  elevation  of  mind  to  things  celestial. 
 
  2.  The  spiritual  meaning  or  application;  esp.  the  application 
  of  the  types  and  allegories  of  the  Old  Testament  to 
  subjects  of  the  New 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  anagoge 
  n  :  a  mystical  or  allegorical  interpretation  (especially  of 
  Scripture) 




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