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keenness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Keenness  \Keen"ness\,  n. 
  The  quality  or  state  of  being  keen. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  keenness 
  n  1:  a  quick  and  penetrating  intelligence;  "he  argued  with  great 
  acuteness";  "I  admired  the  keenness  of  his  mind"  [syn:  {acuteness}, 
  {acuity},  {sharpness}] 
  2:  a  positive  feeling  of  wanting  to  push  ahead  with  something 
  [syn:  {eagerness},  {avidity},  {avidness}] 
  3:  thinness  of  edge  or  fineness  of  point  [syn:  {sharpness}] 
  [ant:  {dullness}] 




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