Definition of acroatic in English:

acroatic

adjective

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Stanley (1625–1678), poet and classical scholar. From classical Latin acroāticus and its etymon ancient Greek ἀκροατικός of or for hearing, designed for hearing only from ἀκροατής hearer, disciple + -ικός.

Pronunciation:

acroatic

/ˌakrəʊˈatɪk/