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Definition of 'sophistication'

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  1. uplifting enlightenment
       Synonyms: edification
  2. a deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity in reasoning in the hope of deceiving someone
       Synonyms: sophism sophistry
  3. being expert or having knowledge of some technical subject; "understanding affine transformations requires considerable mathematical sophistication"
  4. the quality or character of being intellectually sophisticated and worldly through cultivation or experience or disillusionment
       Synonyms: worldliness mundaneness mundanity
       Antonyms: naivete naivety naiveness
  5. falsification by the use of sophistry; misleading by means of specious fallacies; "he practiced the art of sophistication upon reason"

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