adjective, Also, scholastical
of or relating to schools, scholars, or education:
of or relating to secondary education or schools:
a scholastic meet.
of or relating to the medieval schoolmen.
(sometimes initial capital letter) a schoolman, a disciple of the schoolmen, or an adherent of scholasticism.
a pedantic person.
Roman Catholic Church. a student in a scholasticate.
of, relating to, or befitting schools, scholars, or education
pedantic or precise
(often capital) characteristic of or relating to the medieval Schoolmen
a student or pupil
a person who is given to quibbling or logical subtleties; pedant
(often capital) a disciple or adherent of scholasticism; Schoolman
a Jesuit student who is undergoing a period of probation prior to commencing his theological studies
the status and position of such a student
a formalist in art
[skuh-las-ti-keyt, -kit] /skəˈlæs tɪˌkeɪt, -kɪt/ noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. a course of study for seminarians, taken prior to their theological studies. 2. a school for this course of study. scholasticate /skəˈlæstɪˌkeɪt; -kɪt/ noun 1. (RC Church) the state of being a scholastic, the period during which a Jesuit student is a scholastic, or an […]
noun 1. an ancient commentator on the classics. 2. a person who writes scholia. noun 1. a medieval annotator, esp of classical texts
noun, plural scholia [skoh-lee-uh] /ˈskoʊ li ə/ (Show IPA) 1. Often, scholia. an explanatory note or comment. an ancient annotation upon a passage in a Greek or Latin text. 2. a note added to illustrate or amplify, as in a mathematical work. noun (pl) -lia (-lɪə) 1. a commentary or annotation, esp on a classical […]
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