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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Someone who is both an academic and an active practitioner in their subject area.
  • adj. Pertaining to a type of teaching style for entrepreneurs


A portmanteau of practitioner and academic. The earliest reference may have been identified by a subscriber to Worldwide Words in 1973. (Wiktionary)


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