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 for well-read
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Well-read \Well"-read`\, a.
     Of extensive reading; deeply versed; -- often followed by in.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: well informed or deeply versed through reading; "respect
             for a well-read man"; "well-read in medieval history"
      2: highly educated; having extensive information or
         understanding; "knowing instructors"; "a knowledgeable
         critic"; "a knowledgeable audience" [syn: knowing,
         knowledgeable, learned, lettered, well-educated,

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  19 Moby Thesaurus words for "well-read":
     acquainted with, at home in, at home with, conversant with,
     familiar with, informed in, intimate with, master of,
     proficient in, strong in, up on, versed in, well-educated,
     well-grounded, well-informed, well-posted, well-read in,
     well-versed, widely read

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