Word of the Day

enlightenment

en·light·en·ment

[en-lahyt-n-muhnt]

noun

1. the act of enlightening.
2. the state of being enlightened:   to live in spiritual enlightenment.
3. ( usually initial capital letter ) Buddhism, Hinduism . Prajna.
4. the Enlightenment, a philosophical movement  of the 18th century, characterized by belief in the power of human reason and by innovations in political, religious, and educational doctrine.
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