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English definition of “scholarly”

scholarly

adjective
 
 
/ˈskɒləli/
WRITING A scholarly article or book is a formal piece of writing by a scholar about a particular subject.Knowing and learning
PERSON If someone is scholarly, they study a lot and know a lot about what they study.Experts and specialistsKnowing and learning
(Definition of scholarly from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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