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erudite
used in Gulliver's Travels

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Definition
having or showing deep scholarly knowledge
  • These were searched and sought out through the whole nation, by the prince and his wisest counsellors, among such of the priesthood as were most deservedly distinguished by the sanctity of their lives, and the depth of their erudition; who were indeed the spiritual fathers of the clergy and the people.
    Part 2 — A Voyage to Brobdingnag (67% in)
erudition = deep scholarly knowledge

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
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