1) a cultured and educated person no longer satisfied with current teachings or the status quo. One who expects to continue learning throughout life and finds enjoyment in knowledge outside the mainstream.
2) the comic book series which deals with paranormal legends, mystical tattoos, and the eternal struggle between good and evil. www.studentsoftheunusual.com
One of the most celebrated students of the unusual, Sherlock Holmes pulled a rare book from his vast collection and found the forgotten formula he was looking for.
Her knowledge of forgotten legends made her a recognized expert among the students of the unusual.