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ignorance

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1 the state of being unaware or uninformed
  • ignorance of the law is no excuse

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2 the state of being unlearned
  • with such vast sums spent on education, the level of ignorance among graduating seniors is a national disgrace

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The first known use of ignorance was in the 13th century

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“Ignorance.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ignorance. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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