Definitions for omniscienceɒmˈnɪʃ əns

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  1. omniscience(noun)

    the state of being omniscient; having infinite knowledge


  1. omniscience(Noun)

    The capacity to know everything.


  1. Omniscience

    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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