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of, relating to, or being a pedant

The meaning of the word pedantic is of, relating to, or being a pedant.

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anticlimaxthe usually sudden transition in discourse from a significant idea to a trivial or ludicrous idea
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sensuousof or relating to the senses or sensible objects
clota portion of a substance adhering together in a thick nondescript mass (as of clay or gum)
reimburseto pay back to someone : repay
berserkan ancient Scandinavian warrior frenzied in battle and held to be invulnerable
excisean internal tax levied on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a commodity
browseto eat (tender shoots, twigs, leaves of trees and shrubs, etc.) : to consume as browse (see browse
converseto exchange thoughts and opinions in speech : talk