Definitions for sophisticationsəˌfɪs tɪˈkeɪ ʃən
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sophism, sophistry, sophistication(noun)
a deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity in reasoning in the hope of deceiving someone
being expert or having knowledge of some technical subject
"understanding affine transformations requires considerable mathematical sophistication"
sophistication, worldliness, mundaneness, mundanity(noun)
the quality or character of being intellectually sophisticated and worldly through cultivation or experience or disillusionment
falsification by the use of sophistry; misleading by means of specious fallacies
"he practiced the art of sophistication upon reason"
Enlightenment or education.
Cultivated intellectual worldliness; savoir-faire.
Deceptive logic; sophistry.
Falsification or contamination.
the act of sophisticating; adulteration; as, the sophistication of drugs
Origin: [Cf. LL. sophisticatio, F. sophistication.]
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Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication - Leonardo DaVinci
There is more sophistication and less sense in New York than anywhere else on the globe.
I consider them to be ahead because of the reach and sophistication of their social networking tools.
They are a uniquely capable group among ISIS supporters in terms of their overall operational sophistication.
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