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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A learned person who is skilled in academic disputation.

Usage examples (31)
  • Angelo Poliziano, in 1492 exalted the critic and grammarian against the schoolman.
  • There was, indeed, an obscure medieval schoolman, hardly recognized by the historians of
  • Even Motions, the most original mind of the period, saw himself as a schoolman rather than
  • We see clearly the leaven of the Aristotelian spirit working, though Albert is still a schoolman. for more
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