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adjective. ['ˌækəˈdɛmɪk'] hypothetical or theoretical and not expected to produce an immediate or practical result.
adjective. ['ˌækəˈdɛmɪk'] marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially its trivial aspects.
noun. ['ˌækəˈdɛmɪk'] an educator who works at a college or university.
noun. ['ˈgaʊn'] a woman's dress, usually with a close-fitting bodice and a long flared skirt, often worn on formal occasions.
noun. ['ˈgaʊn'] the members of a university as distinguished from the other residents of the town in which the university is located.
verb. ['ˈgaʊn'] dress in a gown.
noun. ['ˈgaʊn'] outerwear consisting of a long flowing garment used for official or ceremonial occasions.
noun. ['ˈgaʊn'] protective garment worn by surgeons during operations.
noun. ['ˈgaʊn'] lingerie consisting of a loose dress designed to be worn in bed by women.