ALL meanings of academics

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  • noun academics Plural form of academic. 1
  • adjective academics of or relating to a college, academy, school, or other educational institution, especially one for higher education: academic requirements. 1
  • adjective academics pertaining to areas of study that are not primarily vocational or applied, as the humanities or pure mathematics. 1
  • adjective academics theoretical or hypothetical; not practical, realistic, or directly useful: an academic question; an academic discussion of a matter already decided. 1
  • adjective academics learned or scholarly but lacking in worldliness, common sense, or practicality. 1
  • adjective academics conforming to set rules, standards, or traditions; conventional: academic painting. 1
  • adjective academics acquired by formal education, especially at a college or university: academic preparation for the ministry. 1
  • adjective academics (initial capital letter) of or relating to Academe or to the Platonic school of philosophy. 1
  • noun academics a student or teacher at a college or university. 1
  • noun academics a person who is academic in background, attitudes, methods, etc.: He was by temperament an academic, concerned with books and the arts. 1
  • noun academics (initial capital letter) a person who supports or advocates the Platonic school of philosophy. 1
  • noun academics academics, the scholarly activities of a school or university, as classroom studies or research projects: more emphasis on academics and less on athletics. 1
  • noun academics plural of academic. 0
  • noun academics (Uncountable Noun) Academia. 0
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