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pedantic
used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Pope)

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Definition
too concerned with formal rules, details, or book learning
  • For to satisfy such a want either, is not in the nature of this undertaking; since a mere modern wit can like nothing that is not modern, and a pedant nothing that is not Greek.
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