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hypercritic

[hahy-per-krit-ik] /ˌhaɪ pərˈkrɪt ɪk/
noun
1.
a person who is excessively or captiously critical.
Origin of hypercritic
1625-1635
1625-35; < New Latin hypercriticus. See hyper-, critic
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  • Nor was there a fault within the oval of her face upon which the hypercritics of mature age could set a finger.

    The Duke's Children Anthony Trollope

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