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ˌæk əˈdi mi ə, -ˈdim yə, -ˈdɛm i ə, -ˈdɛm yəAcademi·a

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. academia, academenoun

    the academic world

Wiktionary

  1. academianoun

    The scientific and cultural community engaged in higher education and research, taken as a whole.

    Academia continues to provide scientific education, despite attempts to turn it into a system of professional schooling.

    Etymology: * acadēmīa, from (Akadēmia), a grove of trees and gymnasium outside of Athens where Plato taught; from the name of the supposed former owner of that estate, the Attic hero Akademos. See also academy, academe, Akademeia. Modern sense of "the world of universities and scholarship" recorded from 1956.

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  1. Academia

    Academia is the community of students and scholars engaged in higher education and research.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Academia in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Academia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Academia in a Sentence

  1. Gayle King:

    Because look what it took to get tenure, this was a position that since the 1980s came with tenure. The Knight chairs are designed for professional journalists when working in the field, to come into academia. Every other chair before me, who also happened to be White, received that position with tenure.

  2. Mark Levin:

    Look how the Washington establishment, the media, the Democrat Party, Democrats in Congress, academia and all have all joined together the same organizations, the same people that pushed Russia collusion, … impeachments, and coups … Now they're telling us that Jan. 6 is [and] … was the greatest threat to America since the Civil War. Of course, that's a flat-out lie. The greatest threat to America is the Democrat Party.

  3. Robert Reich:

    In Washington, it's dog eat dog. In academia, it's exactly the opposite.

  4. Sanita Belgrave:

    Academia implores you to unlearn then relearn as you climb the ladder of knowledge, creating a thin line between the truth and evidence.

  5. Megan Fox:

    I haven’t spent my entire life building a career in academia so I don’t have to worry about my reputation or being rebuked by my colleagues, which allows me to push back on the status quo. So much of our history needs to be re-examined.

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