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academician

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noun ac·a·de·mi·cian \ˌa-kə-də-ˈmi-shən, ə-ˌka-də-\

Definition of academician

  1. 1 a :  a member of an academy for promoting science, art, or literature b :  a follower of an artistic or philosophical tradition or a promoter of its ideas

  2. 2 :  academic





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