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Definition of Erudition

  ERUDITION   noun
Dust shaken out of a book into an empty skull.
  So wide his erudition's mighty span,
  He knew Creation's origin and plan
  And only came by accident to grief --
  He thought, poor man, 'twas right to be a thief.

Romach Pute

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The Devil's Dictionary
by Ambrose Bierce, 1911


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