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Enlightenment

En`light´en`ment
n.1.Act of enlightening, or the state of being enlightened or instructed.
2.same as AufklÄrung.
Noun1.enlightenment - education that results in understanding and the spread of knowledge
Antonyms:
unenlightenment - a lack of understanding
2.enlightenment - (Hinduism and Buddhism) the beatitude that transcends the cycle of reincarnation; characterized by the extinction of desire and suffering and individual consciousness
Synonyms: Nirvana
3.Enlightenment - a movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reason in the reappraisal of accepted ideas and social institutions
Synonyms: Age of Reason
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