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scholastic

[ skuh-las-tik ]
/ sk╔Ö╦łl├Žs t╔¬k /
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adjective Also scho┬Ělas┬Ěti┬Ěcal.
of or relating to schools, scholars, or education: scholastic attainments.
of or relating to secondary education or schools: a scholastic meet.
of or relating to the medieval schoolmen.
noun
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Origin of scholastic

1590ÔÇô1600; <Latin scholasticus<Greek scholastik├│s studious, learned, derivative of schol├ízein to be at leisure to study. See school1, -tic

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British Dictionary definitions for scholastic

scholastic
/ (sk╔Ö╦łl├Žst╔¬k) /

adjective
noun

Derived forms of scholastic

scholastically, adverb

Word Origin for scholastic

C16: via Latin from Greek skholastikos devoted to learning, ultimately from skhol─ô school 1
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