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ignorance

noun [U] uk   /ˈɪɡ.nər.əns/ us    /-nɚ-/
C2 lack of knowledge, understanding, or information about something: Public ignorance about the disease is still a cause for concern. Patients, it is claimed, were kept/left in ignorance of what was wrong with them.
Translations of “ignorance”
in Korean 무지함…
in Arabic جَهْل…
in Portuguese ignorância…
in Catalan ignorància…
in Japanese 無知…
in Italian ignoranza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無知,愚昧…
in Russian невежество, незнание…
in Turkish bilgisizlik, cehalet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无知,愚昧…
in Polish niewiedza, ignorancja…
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