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Meaning of ACADEMICIAN

Pronunciation:  u`kadu'mishun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an educator who works at a college or university
  2. [n]  a scholar who is skilled in academic disputation
  3. [n]  someone elected to honorary membership in an academy
 

ACADEMICIAN is a 11 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: academic, faculty member, schoolman
 
 See Also: academy, educator, honorary society, honoree, pedagogue, professor, scholar, scholarly person, student

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ac`a*de*mi"cian\ (#; 277), n. [F. acad['e]micien.
See {Academy}.]
1. A member of an academy, or society for promoting science,
   art, or literature, as of the French Academy, or the Royal
   Academy of arts.

2. A collegian. [R.] --Chesterfield.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bookman, classicist, clerk, colossus of knowledge, genius, giant of learning, humanist, learned clerk, learned man, literary man, litterateur, lover of learning, man of learning, man of letters, mastermind, mine of information, philologist, philologue, philomath, philosophe, philosopher, polyhistor, polymath, pundit, savant, scholar, scholastic, schoolman, student, walking encyclopedia
 

 

 

 

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