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  • adj. Making strict inquiry; inquisitorial.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Making strict inquiry; inquisitorial.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Making strict inquiry; inquisitorial.


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  • Milton had postponed his poem, in 1641, till "the land had once enfranchished herself from this impertinent yoke of prelatry, under whose inquisitorious and tyrannical duncery no free and splendid wit can flourish."



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