Significado de “academic” - Diccionario inglés

academic en inglés británico

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academicadjective

uk /ˌæk.əˈdem.ɪk/ us /ˌæk.əˈdem.ɪk/

academic adjective (STUDYING)

B2 relating to schools, colleges, and universities, or connected with studying and thinking, not with practical skills:

an academic institution
the academic year (= the time during which students go to school or college)
academic standards

C2 used to describe someone who is clever and enjoys studying:

I was never a particularly academic child.

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academically
adverb uk /ˌæk.əˈdem.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /ˌæk.əˈdem.ɪ.kəl.i/

She's always done well academically.
It may be that a child is bright, but not academically inclined.

academicnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌæk.əˈdem.ɪk/ us /ˌæk.əˈdem.ɪk/ US or Indian English also academician

(Definición de academic de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

academic en inglés americano

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academicadjective

us /ˌæk·əˈdem·ɪk/

academic adjective (SCHOOL RELATED)

relating to schools, esp. colleges and universities, or connected with studying and thinking and not with useful skills

academic adjective (NOT IMPORTANT)

not important because it is based only on possibilities:

Which diamond ring you like more is purely academic, because I can’t afford either one.

academicnoun [ C ]

us /ˌæk·əˈdem·ɪk/

academic noun [ C ] (SCHOOL RELATED)

a person who teaches in a college or university

(Definición de academic de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

academic en inglés de negocios

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academicadjective

uk /ˌækəˈdemɪk/ us

relating to schools, colleges, and universities, or connected with studying and thinking rather than practical skills:

Employers nowadays are more interested in candidates' abilities and personality rather than just academic qualifications.
Some complain that the poor writing skills of younger staff shows a fall in academic standards.

interested in studying and successful at school work:

Like many entrepreneurs, he was not particularly academic at school.

academicnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌækəˈdemɪk/ us

a person who teaches at a college, or who studies as part of their job:

The research company was founded by a group of academics from Stockholm University.

(Definición de academic de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)