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literary archaic uninitiated
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|Noun||1.||uninitiate - people who have not been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity; "it diverts the attention of the uninitiate"|
people - (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively; "old people"; "there were at least 200 people in the audience"
|Adj.||1.||uninitiate - not initiated; deficient in relevant experience; "it seemed a bizarre ceremony to uninitiated western eyes"; "he took part in the experiment as a naive subject"|
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