from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Consisting of six parts; hexamerous: as, a hexameral arrangement of the septa.
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Medieval hexameral literature is extensive and by no means sufficiently studied, though an obvious means of tracing the history of cosmological, physical, and anthropolog - ical ideas.
Thus Pico restores the theme of the dignity of man to the hexameral tradition but renews this exegetical tradition with new Cabalistic, Hermetic, Averroist, and Neo -