1. academic term the time during which a school holds classes
  2. academic degree an award conferred by a college or university signifying that the recipient has satisfactorily completed a course of study
  3. academic year the period of time each year when the school is open and people are studying
  4. academic robe a gown worn by academics or judges
  5. academic freedom the freedom of teachers and students to express their ideas in school without religious or political or institutional restrictions
  6. academic costume a costume worn on formal occasions by the faculty or students of a university or college
  7. academic department a division of a school that is responsible for a given subject
  8. academic associated with an educational institution
  9. academicism orthodoxy of a scholastic variety
  10. academic requirement a requirement for admission to or completion of an academic program
  11. academic program a program of education in liberal arts and sciences
  12. academically in regard to academic matters
  13. endemic typhus acute infection caused by rickettsia and transmitted by the bite of an infected flea; characterized by fever and chills and muscle aches and a rash
  14. academic gown a gown worn by academics or judges
  15. economic theory a theory of commercial activities
  16. academic session the time during which a school holds classes
  17. talk terms discuss the terms of an arrangement
  18. academism orthodoxy of a scholastic variety
  19. atomic theory a theory of the structure of the atom
  20. epidemic disease any infectious disease that develops and spreads rapidly to many people