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Acuteness of perception, discernment, or understanding.
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|Noun||1.||perspicacity - intelligence manifested by being astute (as in business dealings)|
business enterprise, commercial enterprise, business - the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects; "computers are now widely used in business"
intelligence - the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience
craftiness, cunning, foxiness, guile, slyness, wiliness, craft - shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
knowingness - shrewdness demonstrated by knowledge
street smarts - a shrewd ability to survive in a dangerous urban environment
|2.||perspicacity - the capacity to assess situations or circumstances shrewdly and to draw sound conclusions|
trait - a distinguishing feature of your personal nature
objectiveness, objectivity - judgment based on observable phenomena and uninfluenced by emotions or personal prejudices
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noun (Formal) insight, discrimination, penetration, acumen, smarts (slang, chiefly U.S.), wit, sharpness, suss (slang), keenness, shrewdness, discernment, sagacity, acuteness, perceptiveness, percipience, perspicuity, perspicaciousness, sagaciousness his extraordinary political perspicacity
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perspicacity[ˌpɜːspɪˈkæsɪtɪ] N (frm) → perspicacia f
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perspicacity[ˌpɜːrspɪˈkæsɪti] n → perspicacité f
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perspicacity[ˌpɜːspɪˈkæsɪtɪ] n (frm) → perspicacia
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