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ac·a·de·mi·cian

 (ăk′ə-də-mĭsh′ən, ə-kăd′ə-)
n.
1. An academic.
2. A member of an art, literary, or scientific academy or society.

academician

(əˌkædəˈmɪʃən; ˌækədə-)
n
(Education) a member of an academy (sense 1)

ac•a•de•mi•cian

(ˌæk ə dəˈmɪʃ ən, əˌkæd ə-)

n.
1. a member of an association or institution for the advancement of arts, sciences, or letters.
2. a follower or promoter of traditional rules or trends in philosophy, art, or literature.
[1740–50; < French académicien]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.academician - someone elected to honorary membership in an academyacademician - someone elected to honorary membership in an academy
honorary society, academy - an institution for the advancement of art or science or literature
honoree - a recipient of honors in recognition of noteworthy accomplishments
2.academician - a scholar who is skilled in academic disputationacademician - a scholar who is skilled in academic disputation
bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student - a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
3.academician - an educator who works at a college or universityacademician - an educator who works at a college or university
educator, pedagog, pedagogue - someone who educates young people
prof, professor - someone who is a member of the faculty at a college or university
Translations
akateemikko

academician

[əˌkædəˈmɪʃən] Nacadémico/a m/f

academician

[əˌkædəˈmɪʃən] nacadémicien(ne) m/facademic year n (at university)année f universitaire; (at school)année f scolaire

academician

academician

[əˌkædɪˈmɪʃn] naccademico
References in classic literature ?
Well, after I had been in the room about ten minutes, talking to huge overdressed dowagers and tedious academicians, I suddenly became conscious that some one was looking at me.
THE ACADEMICIANS OF ARGAMASILLA, A VILLAGE OF LA MANCHA, ON THE LIFE AND DEATH OF DON QUIXOTE OF LA MANCHA, HOC SCRIPSERUNT MONICONGO, ACADEMICIAN OF ARGAMASILLA,
These were all the verses that could be deciphered; the rest, the writing being worm-eaten, were handed over to one of the Academicians to make out their meaning conjecturally.
PANIAGUADO, ACADEMICIAN OF ARGAMASILLA, IN LAUDEM DULCINEAE DEL TOBOSO
CAPRICHOSO, A MOST ACUTE ACADEMICIAN OF ARGAMASILLA, IN PRAISE OF ROCINANTE, STEED OF DON QUIXOTE OF LA MANCHA
Oh, that coat is not his own idea; it is the Republic's, which deputed David* to devise a uniform for the Academicians.
It belongs to no language known to the savans or academicians.
Some of them were like Royal Academicians of a certain kind.
Now look here, when Olympia was shown at the Salon, Zola--amid the jeers of the Philistines and the hisses of the pompiers, the academicians, and the public, Zola said: `I look forward to the day when Manet's picture will hang in the Louvre opposite the Odalisque of Ingres, and it will not be the Odalisque which will gain by comparison.
Someone proposed a vast bonfire made out of the works of the Forty Academicians into which the Great Victorians might be hurled on their fortieth birthday.
The Portrait of a Nobleman was politely reserved to be hung up, if the Royal Academicians could possibly find room for it.
Trefusis expressed his opinion that the mason's charge was the more reasonable, somewhat to the indignation of his artist friend, who reminded him of the years which a Royal Academician has to spend in acquiring his skill.