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literacy

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lit=er=a=cy

CIDE DICTIONARY

literacyn. 
     State of being literate.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

literacy, n. the ability to read and write.

Etymology
LITERATE + -ACY after illiteracy

THESAURUS

literacy

bibliolatry, bibliomania, bluestockingism, book learning, book madness, bookiness, bookishness, booklore, classical scholarship, classicism, culture, donnishness, eruditeness, erudition, humanism, humanistic scholarship, intellectualism, intellectuality, learnedness, letters, pedantism, pedantry, reading, scholarship

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