academic robe


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Noun1.academic robe - a gown worn by academics or judgesacademic robe - a gown worn by academics or judges  
academic costume - a costume worn on formal occasions by the faculty or students of a university or college
Geneva gown - black academic gown widely used by Protestant clergymen
robe, gown - outerwear consisting of a long flowing garment used for official or ceremonial occasions
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Ironically, the only one among a sea of students and academics not engulfed in an academic robe.
At the end of his speech, Bryant opened his academic robe to reveal he was wearing a Superman T-shirt.
To read a long passage from a chained book, seated at a lectern on an uncomfortable stool, wearing an academic robe, might give one a sense of a medieval college student's life, even if one only does so for an hour.
One is her academic robe. And then there's her legal robe.
The old and the new (top and left): Restored rooms inside the the Elgar birthplace cottage in Lower Broadheath contrast with the modern setting of the birthplace museum; Clockwise from top: The Elgar Centre in Lower Broadheath, Worcestershire; a painting in the entrance, called Enigma, by Norman Perryman; an academic robe worn by Sir Edward Elgar; relaxing in the garden of the Birthplace Museum
The Dalai Lama's specially made academic robe -which he will keep -has been made in the traditional red and gold symbolising the wisdom and strength of Buddhism.
They were then considered official members of the prestigious Georgetown student body, and able to don their academic robes, which they will not wear again until their graduation in four years.
A guard of honour from the 50th Northumberland Division Royal Engineers was mounted at the entrance to the bridge, and on the Royal dais were assembled, in civic, ecclesiastical and academic robes, the chiefs of the city's life.
THE Class of 2018 donned their academic robes and gathered together for the last time recently, as Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) celebrated the graduation of its tenth class at a traditional commencement ceremony.

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