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Definition of scholar noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1a person who knows a lot about a particular subject because they have studied it in detail a classical scholar He was the most distinguished scholar in his field.
  2. 2a student who has been given a scholarship to study at a school, college, or university a Rhodes scholar
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: scholar

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