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used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

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to instruct — morally or intellectually
  • I knew you must be edified by the margent ere you had done.
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — A hall in the Castle (36% in)
edified = instructed

(editor's note:  No Fear Shakespeare paraphrases this as:  "I knew you'd have to look something up in the dictionary before we were finished.")
There are no more uses of "edify" in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark.

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