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Having little practical use or value, as by being overly detailed, unengaging, or theoretical:
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  1. Having little practical use or value, as by being overly detailed, unengaging, or theoretical:
  2. Having to do with general or liberal rather than technical or vocational education
  3. Of or relating to studies that rely on reading and involve abstract thought rather than being primarily practical or technical.
Literary, formal, or erudite. Used of language.
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  1. Literary, formal, or erudite. Used of language.
  2. Relying chiefly on book learning rather than practical experience; impractical or unworldly:
  3. Inclined to read and study; literary; scholarly
Of or like a university don; specif., intellectual, bookish, pedantic, etc.
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  1. Of or like a university don; specif., intellectual, bookish, pedantic, etc.
  2. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a university don.
  3. (Of a person) Bookish, theoretical and pedantic, as opposed to practical.
Pedantic; bookish
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  1. Pedantic; bookish
  2. Affectedly or ostentatiously learned; pedantic:
Of, having the nature of, or dealing with literature
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  1. Of, having the nature of, or dealing with literature
  2. Appropriate to literature rather than everyday speech or writing.
  3. Of, relating to, or dealing with literature:
Characterized by a narrow, often ostentatious concern for academic knowledge and formal rules:
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  1. Characterized by a narrow, often ostentatious concern for academic knowledge and formal rules:
  2. Being showy of one's knowledge, often in a boring manner.
  3. Being finicky or fastidious, especially with language.
Pedantic, dogmatic, formal, etc.
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  1. Pedantic, dogmatic, formal, etc.
  2. Of schools, colleges, universities, students, teachers, and studies; educational; academic
  3. Of, relating to, or characteristic of Scholasticism.
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