academic question

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academic question (plural academic questions)

  1. A question only of interest to academic scholars; a question of no practical importance.
    • 2011, George Harmon Coxe, chapter 8, in Moment of Violence:
      Well, I'm afraid it's an academic question anyway because there won't be any five thousand dollars the way things look.