Meaning of academia

ac•a•de•mi•a

Pronunciation: (ak"u-dē'mē-u, -dēm'yu, -dem'ē-u, -dem'yu), [key]
— n.
  1. (sometimes cap.) the milieu or interests of a university, college, or academy; academe.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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