Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ACADEMIC YEAR

At Louis-le-Grand there were verses and discourses in Greek at the closing of the academic year.

At the June examination, the end of the academic year, I was called to demonstrate the pulleys.

The academic year closes on the last Wednesday but one in June, and consists of three terms.

It is also the name for the annual act, or Encaenia, the ceremonial closing of the academic year at Oxford University.

The past month has been distinguished by the annual commencements of the academic year in most of the colleges of the country.

The academic year ran from October to September, and elementary and secondary classes ended at the end of May.