methodic, a. [L. methodicus, Gr. : cf. F. méthodique.].
Arranged with regard to method; disposed in a suitable manner, or in a manner to illustrate a subject, or to facilitate practical observation; well-ordered; as, the methodical arrangement of arguments; a methodical treatise. Addison. [1913 Webster]
Proceeding with regard to method; characterized by method or orderliness; systematic; as, a methodical investigation. Harris. [1913 Webster]
Of or pertaining to the ancient school of physicians called methodists. Johnson. [1913 Webster]