Meaning of schoolman


Pronunciation: (skl'mun, -man"), [key]
— pl. -men
  1. a person versed in scholastic learning or engaged in scholastic pursuits.
  2. (sometimes cap.) a master in one of the schools or universities of the Middle Ages; one of the medieval writers who dealt with theology and philosophy after the methods of scholasticism.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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