academically
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academically(
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (at school)
a. en los estudios
Both his brothers did well academically and went to college.Sus dos hermanos eran buenos en los estudios y fueron a la universidad.
b. desde el punto de vista académico
Unlike many of his friends on the football team, Mac was also brilliant academically.A diferencia de muchos de sus amigos del equipo de fútbol, Mac también destacaba desde el punto de vista académico.
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This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Lorna was an academically gifted kid.Lorna fue una niña con dotes intelectuales.
This scholarship is for academically able students who want to go to college.Esta beca es para alumnos con buena preparación académica que quieren ir a la universidad.
2. (among academics)
a. en el mundo académico
Crosby was highly regarded academically.Crosby tenía mucho renombre en el mundo académico.
b. en círculos académicos
You need at least a PhD to be someone academically.Necesitas como mínimo un doctorado para ser alguien en círculos académicos.
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academically [ˌækəˈdemɪkəlɪ]
adverb
1 (Educ) (Univ)
an academically gifted child un niño con grandes dotes intelectuales; academically, the boy is below average en los estudios el chico está por debajo del promedio; she's outstanding academically es muy brillante desde el punto de vista académico; an academically renowned professor un catedrático de renombre en círculos universitarios; an academically sound argument un argumento sólido desde el punto de vista intelectual
2 (theoretically)
to argue academically dar razones puramente teóricas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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