Example Sentences

the academic curriculum

an academic discussion

Definitions

noun

an educator who works at a college or university

Synonyms: faculty member, academician

adjective

associated with academia or an academy

adjective

marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially its trivial aspects

Synonyms: pedantic, donnish

adjective

hypothetical or theoretical and not expected to produce an immediate or practical result

Other words

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