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adjective uk   /ˈskɒl.ə.li/  us   /ˈskɑː.lɚ-/
containing a serious, detailed study of a subject: a scholarly article/book/work/journal A scholarly person studies a lot and knows a lot about what they study: a scholarly young woman
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