textbookish

adjective
text·book·ish | \ˈteks(t)-ˌbu̇-kish \

Definition of textbookish 

: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a textbook the style is heavy and textbookishNation

First Known Use of textbookish

1914, in the meaning defined above

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