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MERRIMAN-WEBSTER DEFINES polymath as “a person of encyclopedic learning.” This is a direct translation of its Greek origin, πολυμαθής, polymathis.  I’d add “and of encyclopedic doing,” for how else would … Continue reading

September 20, 2020 · 1 Comment