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knowledge

  
1    education, enlightenment, erudition, instruction, intelligence, learning, scholarship, schooling, science, tuition, wisdom  
2    ability, apprehension, cognition, comprehension, consciousness, discernment, grasp, judgment, recognition, understanding  
3    acquaintance, cognizance, familiarity, information, intimacy, notice  
  
Antonyms     
   ignorance, illiteracy, misunderstanding, unawareness, unfamiliarity  


self-knowledge  
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knowledge

  
1       n-uncount   Knowledge is information and understanding about a subject which a person has, or which all people have.  
usu with supp  
She told Parliament she had no knowledge of the affair., ...the quest for scientific knowledge.     
2    If you say that something is true to your knowledge or to the best of your knowledge, you mean that you believe it to be true but it is possible that you do not know all the facts.  
to (the best of) sb's knowledge      phrase   PHR with cl/group  
Alec never carried a gun to my knowledge...     
3    If you do something safe in the knowledgethat something else is the case, you do the first thing confidently because you are sure of the second thing.  
WRITTEN  
safe in the knowledge      phrase   PHR after v, usu PHR that  
You can let your kids play here, safe in the knowledge that they won't get sunburn.     


general knowledge     
General knowledge is knowledge about many different things, as opposed to detailed knowledge about one particular subject.      n-uncount  
self-knowledge     
Self-knowledge is knowledge that you have about your own character and nature.      n-uncount  
The more self-knowledge we have, the more control we can exert over our feelings and behaviour.     

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n.
the part of philosophy that deals with knowledge
n.
Bookish knowledge; knowledge obtained through hearsay, has no sound basis
n.
the process of using the knowledge or information you have in order to understand something or form an opinion, or the opinion that you form ()
I have to make deductions about the meaning of words in poem then, I could understand more.
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
n.
the method of using knowledge or information in order to understand something
Deduction in reading is a very important strategy because usually there are many words that you don't know, but can still be guessed with the prior knowledge you have.

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