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scholastic

1. characteristic of or relating to the medieval Schoolmen
2. a disciple or adherent of scholasticism; Schoolman
3. 
a. a Jesuit student who is undergoing a period of probation prior to commencing his theological studies
b. the status and position of such a student
4. a formalist in art
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Edwin Drood is waiting in Miss Twinkleton's own parlour: a dainty room, with nothing more directly scholastic in it than a terrestrial and a celestial globe.
The vigilant watchman, using his daily opportunities of turning his eyes in Bradley's direction, soon apprized Miss Peecher that Bradley was more preoccupied than had been his wont, and more given to strolling about with a downcast and reserved face, turning something difficult in his mind that was not in the scholastic syllabus.
But still further, his education had been so little neglected, even with respect to scholastic studies, so rare at this time among gentlemen, that he smiled at the scraps of Latin which Aramis sported and which Porthos pretended to understand.
of Cicero to the mortuology of the Celestine Fathers, and a barbarian neither in scholastics, nor in politics, nor in rhythmics, that sophism of sophisms.
You reminded me for all the world of the scholastics of the Middle Ages who gravely and learnedly debated the absorbing question of how many angels could dance on the point of a needle.
Every psychical phenomenon is characterized by what the scholastics of the Middle Ages called the intentional (also the mental) inexistence of an object, and what we, although with not quite unambiguous expressions, would call relation to a content, direction towards an object (which is not here to be understood as a reality), or immanent objectivity.
Byline: Submitted by Scholastic Art & Writing/ Belin-Blank Center
The Scholastic Readers Cup, now in its fourth year, is a saving grace as far as this matter is concerned.
7 million to the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) to further the organization's role in growing youth shooting through the Scholastic Clay Target Program and the Scholastic Pistol Program.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 6, 2014-Scholastic names Rose Else-Mitchell as executive vice president, Scholastic Education and Publisher, Global Education
The vast majority of Scholastic's proofreaders are paid interns with little qualifications to correct factual errors in the books they review, such as the one containing a map omitting Israel, a former production intern at Scholastic said on Thursday.
MiSCA (Michigan Scholastic Cycling Association) is entering its fourth racing season and this year promises to be bigger and better by providing 3 student-only races and awarding the USA Cycling State Scholastic Championship.

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