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

  • n. the trait of acting stupidly or rashly


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  • Thus it is not what is taught but what is not taught, what teachers and professors have never learned the value of, that reinforces a fundamental unwiseness in American schooling, and keeps black disidentification on full boil.

    Race and the Schooling of Black Americans


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