ivory-towered

adjective
ivo·ry-tow·ered | \ ˈīv-rē-ˈtau̇(-ə)rd , ˈī-və-rē- \

Definition of ivory-towered 

: divorced from reality and practical matters an ivory-towered recluse

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academic (also academical), ivory-tower, ivory-towerish

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1937, in the meaning defined above

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