Academician - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌækədəˈmɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word academician
Brit.  |əˌkadəˈmɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word academician

noun

- someone elected to honorary membership in an academy
- a scholar who is skilled in academic disputation (syn: schoolman)
- an educator who works at a college or university (syn: academic)

Examples

He was elected a Royal Academician at the age of 53.

Word forms

noun
singular: academician
plural: academicians
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