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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative form of book-learning.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. learning acquired from books, as distinguished from practical knowledge.
  • n. See under Book.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Learning acquired by reading; acquaintance with books and literature: generally opposed to knowledge gained from experience of men and things.


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