Academic

Posted by Manjusha Filed in English vocabulary

Other words in the family

Academia, academic, academically, academics, academies

Definitions

Academic as an adjective

1) relating to education, educational systems or educational institutions like colleges and universities.

2) theoretical and not practical

3) good at learning things by studying or reading

Academic as a noun

1) a teacher or professor at a college or university

Academically (adverb)

The government offers several scholarships for academically brilliant students.

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