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naive
used in Running in the Family

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lacking experience or sophistication, and the understanding that comes from them — often too trusting or optimistic
  • Ceylon floats on the Indian Ocean and holds its naive mountains, drawings of cassowary and boar who leap without perspective across imagined 'desertum' and plain.
    p. 63.6

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