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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.
He took an interest in me, and it is to him that I to-day owe it that I am a veritable man of letters, who knows Latin from the de Officiis 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.
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Trying a new approach to interested nonspecialists in medieval scholastic philosophy, Boulter argues that philosophers who are familiar with scholastic thought are uniquely well placed to make the case for philosophy within the wider intellectual community precisely because the scholastic understanding of the discipline, along with its fundamental principles and methodologies, will resonate with those who entertain doubts about the usefulness of philosophy.
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