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academia

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noun ac·a·de·mia \ˌa-kə-ˈdē-mē-ə\

Simple Definition of academia

  • : the life, community, or world of teachers, schools, and education

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of academia

  1. :  academe 1b

Examples of academia in a sentence

  1. She found the business world very different from academia.



Origin and Etymology of academia

New Latin, from Latin, academy


First Known Use: 1946

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