\ɐkˈadəmi], \ɐkˈadəmi], \ɐ_k_ˈa_d_ə_m_i]\
Definitions of ACADEMY
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 2010 - Medical Dictionary Database
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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Organizations representing specialized fields which are accepted as authoritative; may be non-governmental, university or an independent research organization, e.g., National Academy of Sciences, Brookings Institution, etc.
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Originally the school of Plato, so called from the garden, grove, or villa, near Athens, where he and his followers held their philosophical conferences. In present use, a seminary of learning, in which the higher branches of education are taught, in contradistinction to a university or an elementary school; a school for teaching some particular art or science, as, a military academy; a society of men united for the promotion of the arts and sciences in general, or of some particular science or art; a house appropriated to the purposes of an academy. Academy figure, a drawing or painting after a living model for the use of students at an academy of arts.
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n. A garden or grove near Athens, belonging originally to a person named Academus, where Plato and his followers held their philosophical conferences ;â€”a school, or seminary,. holding a rank between a university, or college and a common school ;â€”a society of men united for the promotion of arts and sciences in general, or of some particular art or science.
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