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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A group of teachers at a college or university; Also: The office or post of teacher at a college or university; Also: All of the academicians in a given place, as at an educational institution or in a country.

Usage examples (29)
  • The suggestion that the professoriate is about to be de-skilled or at least broken to the Taylorist wheel is not new, but that doesn't make it less apt.
  • The professoriate here at LSU are pretty grim this week.
  • The law professoriate does not seem aware of the changes.
  • Texas A&M shocks the professoriate with cost-benefit analysis. for more
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