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It is very possible that it may have been pedantically introduced in the seventeenth century.
What a little annoyed Job was that his son always addressed him as "Squire," a habit even pedantically followed by his companions.Endymion|Benjamin Disraeli
And generally we are little disposed pedantically to disparage towns as funds of a good soldiery.The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. 1 (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey
It is like a Russian talking French, and altogether too precise, too pedantically grammatical.Oscar Wilde|Leonard Cresswell Ingleby
His hands were masterful: the fingers tapering, the nails pedantically polished.The Grey Wig: Stories and Novelettes|Israel Zangwill