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illiterate
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • Winston found and handed over two creased and filthy notes, which Parsons entered in a small notebook, in the neat handwriting of the illiterate.
  • If the machine were used deliberately for that end, hunger, overwork, dirt, illiteracy, and disease could be eliminated within a few generations.

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  • She is functionally illiterate, so she will need help filling out the employment application.
  • She is culturally illiterate.

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