Intellectual, moral, or spiritual improvement; enlightenment.(noun)
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Use "edification" in a sentence
"I don't think edification is the answer for ignorance, it may require a heart transplant."
"So, perhaps a point of clarification/edification is required by you."
"So here, for your edification, is an incredibly scientific pair of polls which will revolutionize modern science and understanding of sexuality."