Definition of expository in English:


Line breaks: ex|posi|tory
Pronunciation: /ɪksˈpɒzɪtri


Intended to explain or describe something: an expository prologue
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  • The story described an expository account of a college student's series of encounters with spiders.
  • I am not interested in being a descriptive and expository writer.
  • Such work may, for expository purposes, be described at three levels: organisational, group and individual.

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