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  • n. erudition

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  • n. profound knowledge.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being erudite.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. profound scholarly knowledge


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erudite +‎ -ness


  • In addition to the myriad other handicaps suffered by LGF and their minions of muddle…Narrow bandwidth low-wattage sophomore humor, miniscule processing capacity for eruditeness and rational thought, faulty cooking skills…They also labor under the sad burden of CPFS.

    Firedoglake » Pull Up a Chair…

  • Dargomijsky and Moussorgsky, he brought to his labor an eruditeness that bordered dangerously on pedantry.

    Musical Portraits Interpretations of Twenty Modern Composers

  • And in this respect, Dante's excellence is very great, and may be contrasted with the idiosyncracies of some meritorious modern poets, who attempt an eruditeness, the result of particular feelings.

    Literary Remains, Volume 1


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