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for To learn by rote
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Learn \Learn\, v. i.
To acquire knowledge or skill; to make progress in acquiring
knowledge or skill; to receive information or instruction;
as, this child learns quickly.
Take my yoke upon you and learn of me. --Matt. xi.
To learn by heart. See By heart, under Heart.
To learn by rote, to memorize by repetition without
exercise of the understanding.
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