Definitions for omniscienceɒmˈnɪʃ əns
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the quality or state of being omniscient.
Origin of omniscience:
1605–15; < ML omniscientia= L omni-omni - +scientia knowledge; see science
the state of being omniscient; having infinite knowledge
The capacity to know everything.
Omniscience, mainly in religion, is the capacity to know everything that there is to know. In particular, Hinduism and the Abrahamic religions believe that there is a divine being who is omniscient. An omniscient point-of-view, in writing, is to know everything that can be known about a character, including past history, thoughts, feelings, etc. In Latin, omnis means "all" and sciens means "knowing".
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