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- n. The property of being sapient, the property of possessing or being able to possess wisdom.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality of being sapient; wisdom; sageness; knowledge.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The character of being sapient; wisdom; sageness; profound knowledge; also, practical wisdom; common prudence: often used ironically.
- n. The reasonable soul; the intellective faculty; that which distinguishes men from brutes; reason.
- n. The sense of taste, or intelligence compared to taste.
- n. The apocryphal Book of Wisdom.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. ability to apply knowledge or experience or understanding or common sense and insight
Old French sapience, from Latin sapientia. (Wiktionary)