Meaning of academese

ac•a•de•mese

Pronunciation: (ak"u-du-mēz', -mēs', u-kad"u-), [key]
— n.
  1. pedantic, pretentious, and often confusing academic jargon: a presumably scholarly article written in incomprehensible academese.
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