outlearn

verb
out·​learn | \ ˌau̇t-ˈlərn How to pronounce outlearn (audio) \
outlearned; outlearning; outlearns

Definition of outlearn

transitive verb

: to outdo or surpass in learning : to learn more than or more effectively than The issue is not just whether Watson can outlearn … a flesh-and-blood Jeopardy! champion, but whether it can learn from its mistakes.— Alex Stachan

First Known Use of outlearn

1632, in the meaning defined above

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“Outlearn.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outlearn. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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