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: not literate
: having no written language
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analphabetic, benighted, dark, ignorant, illiterate, rude, simple, uneducated, uninstructed, unlearned, unlettered, unread, unschooled, untaught, untutored
educated, knowledgeable, lettered, literate, schooled, well-informed, well-read
1947, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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