academic [writing style]

duomoduomo

Senior Member
Japanese
Hi, there.

Readers used to have longer attention spans, and it was the norm to write in long, complex sentences. For today’s readers such a style would be tiresome, almost academic.
― Noah Lukeman, A Dash of Style

Does academic mean hard to understand like an academic article?

Thank you.
 
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