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Definition of savant noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    savant

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//sæˈvɑnt//
     
    , NAmE//səˈvɑnt//
     
    (formal)
     
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  1. 1a person with great knowledge and ability
  2. 2a person who is less intelligent than others but who has particular unusual abilities that other people do not have
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: savant

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