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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality or character of being intellectual and worldly through cultivation or experience or disillusionment; Being expert or having knowledge of some technical subject;

Usage examples (37)
  • Understanding affine transformations requires considerable mathematical sophistication
  • He practiced the art of sophistication upon reason
  • As for Hill, she, too, lacked a certain sophistication or judgment.
  • Some of what passes for sophistication is simply lazy writing, IMO. for more
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