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sapience

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noun sa·pi·ence \ˈsā-pē-ən(t)s, ˈsa-\

Definition of sapience



Examples of sapience

  1. <the kind of sapience that comes from a lifetime of experience as an educator>



Origin of sapience

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin sapientia, from sapient-, sapiens, present participle


First Known Use: 14th century



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