Definition of academic noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

      

    academic

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˌækəˈdɛmɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1[countable] a person who teaches and/or does research at a college or university
  2. 2 academics [plural] subjects that students study in school or college
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: academic