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pedantic

adjective  /pɪˈdænt·ɪk/ us  
caring too much about unimportant rules or details and not enough about understanding or appreciating a subject: Professor Harris had a narrow, pedantic approach to history that put us to sleep.
Traducciones de “pedantic”
en chino (tradicionál) 迂腐的,學究式的,書呆子氣的…
en chino (simplificado) 迂腐的,学究式的,书呆子气的…
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