Pronunciation: (sku-las'tik),[key] —adj.Also,scho•las'ti•cal. 1. of or pertaining to schools, scholars, or education: scholastic attainments. 2. of or pertaining to secondary education or schools: a scholastic meet. 3. pedantic.
4. of or pertaining to the medieval schoolmen.
—n. 1. (sometimes cap.) a schoolman, a disciple of the schoolmen, or an adherent of scholasticism.
2. a pedantic person.
3. Rom. Cath. Ch.a student in a scholasticate.