Arranged or proceeding in a set, systematized pattern
There was something about the methodical way he set the table that was cute.
Their movements were slow and methodical, controlled, deliberate.
Hunting, extermination, as methodical and merciless as he knew himself capable of.
He was so calm and methodical during the whole business it made it that much worse.
The advance of Bilderling, however, necessarily methodical and slow in any case, had taken more time than was anticipated.