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Definitions for erudition
ˌɛr yʊˈdɪʃ ən, ˌɛr ʊ-eru·di·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eruditeness, erudition, learnedness, learning, scholarship, encyclopedism, encyclopaedismnoun

    profound scholarly knowledge

Wiktionary

  1. eruditionnoun

    Profound knowledge, especially that based on learning and scholarship.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eruditionnoun

    the act of instructing; the result of thorough instruction; the state of being erudite or learned; the acquisitions gained by extensive reading or study; particularly, learning in literature or criticism, as distinct from the sciences; scholarship

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  1. Erudition

    The word erudition came into Middle English from Latin. A scholar is erudite when instruction and reading followed by digestion and contemplation have effaced all rudeness, that is to say smoothed away all raw, untrained incivility. Common usage has blurred the distinction from "learned".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of erudition in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of erudition in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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