There are 2 translations of academic in Spanish:

academic1

Pronunciation: /ˌækəˈdemɪk/

adj

  • 1 1.1 (in higher education) [career/record/scientist/research] académico academic year (in universities) año (masculine) académico (in schools) año (masculine) escolar academic dress toga (feminine) academic freedom libertad (feminine) de cátedra
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    • In the academic environment, student retention and retention of alumni loyalty are important strategic goals.
    • Pressures within the academic environment itself may subtly push professors toward viewing their students as would-be clones of themselves.
    • The sex workers who come for training have to learn what research is about, what the budgets involve, how to negotiate within an unfamiliar academic environment.
    1.2 (scholarly) [institution/discipline] académico; [publication] para eruditos or académicos; [child] intelectualmente capaz they adopted an academic approach to the problem adoptaron un enfoque muy intelectual
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    • Sander looked at the impact of Catholic grade school education on academic achievement.
    • I chose to interview eleven Vietnamese refugee youths who received scholarships for their academic achievement.
    • But school is still only one strand of their education and academic achievement isn't everything.
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    • A variety of academic courses in foreign-area studies could precede or follow such summer programs.
    • According to Dr. Rajan, the Centre is doing advanced research, apart from conducting usual academic courses of higher studies.
    • All bona fide masters insist upon the completion of an academic course of study.
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    • Most of my academic friends engage in similar pursuits.
    • At the moment, we attract a very intellectual, academic audience and we want to make it a cultural centre which will welcome family groups.
    • You may not have all the book smarts that some people do, and I was certainly never an academic person.
  • 2 (abstract) [question/debate] puramente teórico it is a matter of purely academic interest es una cuestión de interés puramente intelectual that's academic now eso ya no tiene ninguna trascendencia
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    • This is something that is of more academic than practical interest.
    • The final game against Castlebar Mitchells was of academic interest only as Ballyhaunis could not make the play-offs.
    • These are questions of more than academic interest.

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There are 2 translations of academic in Spanish:

academic2

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Word of the day esporádicamente
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sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.