the academic world
An academy; a place of learning.
The scholarly life, environment, or community.
Origin: * From academia, from Ἀκαδημία; see academy. Academe (frequently capitalized) is a poetic name for the garden or grove near ancient Athens where taught, supposedly named for its former owner, the hero Ἀκάδημος (; Ἑκάδημος, Hekademos).
Origin: [L. academia. See Academy.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ak-a-dēm′, n. (obs.) an academy.
The numerical value of academe in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of academe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A serious problem in America is the gap between academe and the mass media, which is our culture. Professors of humanities, with all their leftist fantasies, have little direct knowledge of American life and no impact whatever on public policy.
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