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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. College or university courses and studies: "Academics are a much more important priority to him than athletics” ( Gerald McIntosh).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of academic.
  • n. Academia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The Platonic philosophy; Platonism.


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