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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The world of learning and study.

Usage examples (33)
  • Between 1990 and 2004, the majority of people who earned PhDs in history left academe.
  • (The term academe seems stilted to me, but maybe that's me.)
  • Kevin Myers: Irrelevance is a commodity never lacking in Irish academe
  • By design, academe is meant to transcend human foibles, the better to understand them. for more
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