1. academic freedom the freedom of teachers and students to express their ideas in school without religious or political or institutional restrictions
  2. academic term the time during which a school holds classes
  3. democracy the orientation of those who favor government by the people
  4. academic program a program of education in liberal arts and sciences
  5. academic costume a costume worn on formal occasions by the faculty or students of a university or college
  6. academic year the period of time each year when the school is open and people are studying
  7. academic robe a gown worn by academics or judges
  8. academic department a division of a school that is responsible for a given subject
  9. academic associated with an educational institution
  10. academic relation a professional relation between instructors and those they instruct
  11. academic session the time during which a school holds classes
  12. academic degree an award conferred by a college or university signifying that the recipient has satisfactorily completed a course of study
  13. Academy Award an annual award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for achievements in motion picture production and performance
  14. academicism orthodoxy of a scholastic variety
  15. academically in regard to academic matters
  16. academic gown a gown worn by academics or judges
  17. degree of freedom an unrestricted variable in a frequency distribution
  18. freedom the condition of being free
  19. academic requirement a requirement for admission to or completion of an academic program
  20. undemocratic not in agreement with or according to democratic doctrine or practice or ideals