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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Universal wisdom or encyclopedic knowledge.

Usage examples (3)
  • German philosophers made ready to seize upon it with huge mental biceps and labor to incorporate it beneficently into the Teuton pansophy.
  • Next in importance to pansophy or encyclop√¶dism, and closely connected with it, is the principle that a knowledge of words and of things should go hand in hand.
  • I can just picture Coldplay fans all around the world twistin ` and turnin ` the CD cover ` bout and puttin ` it under a magnifying glass just to glean an inner sanctum of... for more
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