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literacy

noun

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the understanding and information gained from being educated
  • he impressed everyone with his general literacy as well as his natural intelligence

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The first known use of literacy was in 1880

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literacy

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“Literacy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/literacy. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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