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1    belonging or relating to a place of learning, esp. a college, university, or academy  
2    of purely theoretical or speculative interest  
an academic argument     
3    excessively concerned with intellectual matters and lacking experience of practical affairs  
4    (esp. of a schoolchild) having an aptitude for study  
5    conforming to set rules and traditions; conventional  
an academic painter     
6    relating to studies such as languages, philosophy, and pure science, rather than applied, technical, or professional studies  
7    a member of a college or university  
  academically      adv  

academic dress  
      n   formal dress, usually comprising cap, gown, and hood, worn by university staff and students  
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a short performance
characterizing a person who relies too much on academic learning or who is overly concerned with minor details, rules or formalisms
Ex: Our company doesn't like to deal with this work supervisor because they say he's too draconian and quite pedantic.
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