Origin of academic
Synonyms for academic
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Contemporary Examples of nonacademic
Sanger felt, to the contrary, that it was the nonacademic masses who tended to be annoying.You Can Look It Up: The Wikipedia Story
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A nonacademic once translated what I did as building and observing economic terraria.Why Do We Want Prices in Health Care?
February 27, 2013
1580s, "relating to an academy," also "collegiate, scholarly," from Latin academicus "of the Academy," from academia (see academy). Meaning "theoretical, not practical, not leading to a decision" (such as university debates or classroom legal exercises) is from 1886. Academic freedom is attested from 1901. Related: Academically.