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used in Change of Heart by Picoult

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having or receiving important knowledge or understanding — (sometimes a spiritual belief)


free of false beliefs based on superstition or prejudice
  • It was why a country as enlightened as the United States could still have a death penalty statute in place: it was just too frightening to think about what justice—or lack of it—would prevail if we didn't.

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