scholar has definitions from the field of education
[ noun ] a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines

Used in print

(Tristram P. Coffin, "Folklore in the American Twentieth...)

Therefore , the scholar , as he looks_at our national folklore of the last 60 years , will be mindful of two facts .

(Chester G. Starr, The Origins of Greek Civili...)

Those modern scholars who urge that we must keep in mind the fundamental continuity of Aegean development from earliest times - granted occasional irruptions of peoples and ideas from outside - are correct ; but all_too many observers have been misled by this fact into minimizing the degree of change which took_place in the early first millennium .

(J. H. Hexter, "Thomas More: On the Margins...)

Had More 's writings been wholly limited to such exercises , they would be almost as dimly remembered as those of a dozen or_so other authors living in his time , whose works tenuously survive in the minds of the few hundred scholars who each decade in pursuit of their very specialized occasions read those works .

generous public provision for the infirm ; democratic and secret elections of all officers including priests , meals taken publicly in common refectories ; a common habit or uniform prescribed for all citizens ; even houses changed once a decade ; six hours of manual_labor a day for all but a handful of magistrates and scholars , and careful measures to prevent anyone from shirking ; no private_property , no money ; no sort of pricing at_all for any goods or services , and therefore no market in the economic sense of the term .

[ noun ] (education) someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs


learner assimilator

Used in print

(Louis Zara, Dark Rider....)

`` We have nine hundred and eleven members in our charge '' , Mama announced , `` and three hundred and eighty Sunday-school scholars '' .

[ noun ] (education) a student who holds a scholarship

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student rhodes_scholar