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Noun academy has 4 senses
  1. academy - a secondary school (usually private)
    --1 is a kind of
    secondary school, lyceum, lycee, Gymnasium, middle school
  2. academy, honorary society - an institution for the advancement of art or science or literature
    --2 is a kind of institution, establishment
    --2 has members: academician
    --2 has particulars:
     Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; Academy of Television Arts and Sciences; French Academy; National Academy of Sciences; Royal Academy, Royal Academy of Arts; Royal Society, Royal Society of London for Improving Natual Knowledge
  3. academy - a school for special training
    --3 is a kind of
    --3 has particulars:
     yeshiva, yeshivah; police academy; military academy; naval academy; air force academy; Plato's Academy
  4. academy - a learned establishment for the advancement of knowledge
    --4 is a kind of
academician academicians academicianship academicism academics academie francaise academies academism academy academy award academy of motion picture arts and sciences academy of television arts and sciences acadia acadia national park acadian acadmic acai

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