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Definition of Academe

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academic environment, academic community; school; one who prefers an academic environment, one who has scholarly leanings (especially a teacher or student)
garden in Athens where Plato taught
Academe Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
An academy.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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academe
\ac`a*deme"\ (&?;), n. [l. academia. see academy.] an academy. [poetic]

The Devil's Dictionary
Academe, (n.)

An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught.
  
The Devil's Dictionary, by Ambrose Bierce, 1911 (About)
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. the academic world
(synonym) academia
(hypernym) world, domain
(part-meronym) college
(class) tenure
Academe Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Academia is the internationally recognized establishment of professional scholars and students, usually centered on colleges and universities, who are engaged in higher education and research.

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