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edification

noun [U] uk   us   /ˌed.ɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ formal
the improvement of the mind and understanding, especially by learning: I tend to watch the television for pleasure rather than edification.
Translations of “edification”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指透過學習獲得的)教益,啓迪,陶冶…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指通过学习获得的)教益,启迪,陶冶…
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