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 Dictionary entry overview: What does excursus mean? 

  The noun EXCURSUS has 1 sense:

1. a message that departs from the main subject

  Familiarity information: EXCURSUS used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1excursus [BACK TO TOP]


A message that departs from the main subject

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents


digression; divagation; excursus; aside; parenthesis

Hypernyms ("excursus" is a kind of...):

content; message; subject matter; substance (what a communication that is about something is about)

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