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pedantry

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noun, ped·ant·ry \ˈpe-dən-trē\

Definition of pedantry

plural pedantries

  1. 1 :  pedantic presentation or application of knowledge or learning

  2. 2 :  an instance of pedantry



1612

First Known Use of pedantry

1612


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