academism

[ uh-kad-uh-miz-uh m ]
/ əˈkæd əˌmɪz əm /

noun

Philosophy. the philosophy of the school founded by Plato.

Nearby words

  1. academical,
  2. academicals,
  3. academician,
  4. academicism,
  5. academicize,
  6. academize,
  7. academus,
  8. academy,
  9. academy award,
  10. academy awards

Origin of academism

First recorded in 1720–30; academe + -ism

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