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acuity


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acuity  \A*cu"i*ty\,  n.  [LL.  acuitas:  cf  F.  acuit['e].] 
  Sharpness  or  acuteness,  as  of  a  needle,  wit,  etc 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  acuity 
  n  1:  the  visual  ability  to  resolve  fine  detail  [syn:  {visual 
  acuity},  {sharp-sightedness}] 
  2:  a  quick  and  penetrating  intelligence;  "he  argued  with  great 
  acuteness";  "I  admired  the  keenness  of  his  mind"  [syn:  {acuteness}, 
  {sharpness},  {keenness}] 




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