Definition of British Academy in English:

British Academy

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  • An institution founded in 1901 for the promotion of historical, philosophical, and philological studies.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody