The definition of ignorance is being unaware, uneducated or unknowledgeable.
The state or quality of being illiterate; lack of education or culture; esp., an inability to read or write
Familiarity, awareness, or understanding gained through experience or study:
ignorance (especially of orthodox beliefs)
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