academe: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ak'u-dēm", ak"u-dēm'), [key]
- the campus activity, life, and interests of a college or university; the academic world.
- (sometimes cap.) any place of instruction; a school.
- (cap.) the public grove in Athens in which Plato taught.
- a person living in, accustomed to, or preferring the environment of a university.
- a scholarly or pedantic person, esp. a teacher or student.
- academe (Thesaurus)