erudition

er·u·di·tion
[er-yoo-dish-uh n, er-oo-]

– noun
1.
knowledge acquired by study, research, etc.; learning; scholarship.

Origin: 1350–1400; ME < L ērudītiōn- (s. of ērudītiō) an instruction. See erudite, -ion

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