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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Learned  \Learn"ed\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  learning;  possessing,  or  characterized 
  by  learning,  esp.  scholastic  learning;  erudite; 
  well-informed;  as  a  learned  scholar,  writer,  or  lawyer;  a 
  learned  book;  a  learned  theory. 
  The  learnedlover  lost  no  time.  --Spenser. 
  Men  of  much  reading  are  greatly  learned,  but  may  be 
  little  knowing.  --Locke. 
  Words  of  learned  length  and  thundering  sound. 
  {The  learned},  learned  men;  men  of  erudition;  scholars.  -- 
  {Learn"ed*ly},  adv  {Learn"ed*ness},  n. 
  Every  coxcomb  swears  as  learnedly  as  they  --Swift. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adv  :  with  erudition;  in  an  erudite  manner;  "he  talked  eruditely 
  about  Indian  mythology"  [syn:  {eruditely}] 

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