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Definition of academia. : the life, community, or world of teachers, schools, and education : academe scientists in industry and academia a career in academia.What is the etymology of the word academia?
Etymology . From Latin acadēmīa, from Ancient Greek Ἀκαδημία (Akadēmía), 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. Pronunciation . IPA : /akaˈdemja/, [akaˈðemja] Noun . academia f (plural academias) academyWhat is the plural of academia?
academic (plural academics) (usually capitalized) A follower of Plato, a Platonist. [First attested in the mid 16th century.] A senior member of an academy, college, or university; a person who attends an academy; a person engaged in scholarly pursuits; one who is academic in practice. A member of the Academy; an academician.