Precisian definition

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One who is strict and precise in adherence to established rules, forms, or standards, especially with regard to religious observance or moral behavior.
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A Puritan.
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A person who is strict and precise in observing rules or customs, esp. of religion; specif., a 16th- or 17th-cent. English Puritan.
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A religious purist; a Puritan.
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Someone who strictly observes the rules; a pedant or stickler.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
precisian
Plural:
precisians

Origin of precisian

  • From precise

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From precise +"Ž -ian.

    From Wiktionary