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academic

ac·a·dem·ic

academic

 
pronunciation:
ae k de mihk
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part of speech: adjective
definition: having to do with school or what you learn in school.
Teaching is an academic job.My son doesn't like academic work.
derivation: academically (adv.)
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  education, knowledge