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an educated person has received a good education and has a lot of knowledge
knowing a lot about many different subjects or about one particular subject
someone who is trained for a profession or job has all the necessary skills and qualifications
a learned person knows a lot about one or more subjects, especially academic subjects
well educated and interested in art, science, literature etc at an advanced level
able to do something, because you have the knowledge, skill, or experience that is needed
able to read and write
someone who is well read has read many books and has a lot of knowledge
someone who is scholarly knows a lot about a particular subject or studies something seriously
a worldly-wise person has a lot of experience and knowledge of life
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to give someone more control over their life or more power to do something
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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