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A person who appears to know how to read and/or write however refuses to do so either knowingly or unknowingly.

Absolutely no relation to the word illiterate and not to be confused with someone who can't understand or use a dictionary.
-"What the hell is Bob's problem, I know he can read."

-"Bob knows how to read, it's just that he's unliterate."
by Eric February 27, 2005
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