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literate
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
able to read and write
  • I suppose she chose me because she knew my name; as I read the alphabet a faint line appeared between her eyebrows, and after making me read most of My First Reader and the stock-market quotations from The Mobile Register aloud, she discovered that I was literate and looked at me with more than faint distaste.
    p. 22.5
literate = able to read
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