Etymology
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scholarship (n.)

1530s, "status of a scholar," from scholar + -ship. Meaning "learning, erudition" is from 1580s; sense of "source of funds for support or maintenance of a scholar" is from 1580s.

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Definitions of scholarship

scholarship (n.)
financial aid provided to a student on the basis of academic merit;
scholarship (n.)
profound scholarly knowledge;
Synonyms: eruditeness / erudition / learnedness / learning / encyclopedism / encyclopaedism
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