opsimathy

World English Dictionary
opsimath (ˈɒpsɪˌmæθ)
 
n
a person who learns late in life
 
[C19: from Greek opsimathēs, from opse late + math- learn]
 
opsimathy
 
n

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opsimathy
1656, from Gk. opsimathia "learning late in life," from opse "late" (related to opiso "backward" + opisthen "behind") + manthanein "to learn."
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