Definition of Old Academic in US English:

Old Academic

adjective

  • Of or relating to the Old Academy.

Origin

Late 16th century (in an earlier sense). From old + academic, in quot. 1579 at sense A. after Middle French uieux Academiques, plural. Compare classical Latin vetus Acadēmicus.

Pronunciation

Old Academic

/ˌəʊld akəˈdɛmɪk/