[hahy-per-krit-ik] /ˌhaɪ pərˈkrɪt ɪk/
a person who is excessively or captiously critical.
[hahy-per-krit-i-kuh l] /ˌhaɪ pərˈkrɪt ɪ kəl/ adjective 1. excessively or meticulously ; overcritical. /ˌhaɪpəˈkrɪtɪkəl/ adjective 1. excessively or severely critical; carping; captious adj. c.1600, from hyper- + critical.
[hahy-per-krit-ik] /ˌhaɪ pərˈkrɪt ɪk/ noun 1. a person who is excessively or captiously critical.
[hahy-per-krit-uh-siz-uh m] /ˌhaɪ pərˈkrɪt əˌsɪz əm/ noun 1. that is carping or unduly harsh.
[hip-uh-bis-uh l, hahy-puh-] /ˌhɪp əˈbɪs əl, ˌhaɪ pə-/ adjective, Geology. 1. (of an igneous rock) intermediate in texture between coarse-grained intrusive rocks and fine-grained extrusive rocks. 2. noting any of various minor intrusions, as dikes and sills, that have crystallized under conditions intermediate between plutonic and extrusive. /ˌhɪpəˈbɪsəl/ adjective 1. (of igneous rocks) derived from […]