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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MORE METHODIC

It may be you are more scientific than your rival; but he is more methodic than you, and for my part, I'm for method.'

To map out the Comparative Psychology of Man must also conduce to the more methodic carrying on of inquiries.

I do not know any work of this kind which is clearer, more methodic or more comprehensive than your Analytical Institutions.

WORD ORIGIN

1560s, with -al (1) and methodic (1540s), from Middle French methodique, from Late Latin methodicus, from Greek methodikos, from methodos (see method). Related: Methodically.