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What is another word for acuteness?

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The ability to detect slight differences or impressions
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“The acuteness of its senses, together with the quickness with which it perceives danger, have undoubtedly aided it in holding its own wherever it has gained a foothold in a suitable locality.”
The fact or quality of being mentally intelligent or intuitive
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“The natural quickness of her capacity, and the early acuteness of her mind, now began to manifest themselves.”
Harshness or sharpness in tone, nature or character
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“Louisa spoke, with sudden acuteness, like an acid under the honey of her voice.”
The state or fact of being critical, urgent or dangerous
“Naturally, given the acuteness of the crisis, numerous attempts to answer these questions have already been made, with the goal of understanding the phenomenon.”
The state or fact of being important
“The acuteness of this point, if taken in its full generality, brings the discussion to an appreciation of the next point.”
The state or fact of being at a severe or harsh level
“The acuteness of the pain is sometimes so great, that they do not feel hot water or burning substances applied to the stomach.”
Skill or diplomacy in dealing with others or with difficult issues
“Mr. Laurie, however, has shown considerable acuteness in dealing with some of the highest questions in ethics.”
The quality or state of being sharp and able to cut easily or effectively
An urgent need or demand (for something)
The degree of distinctness in the presentation of an object, image, or sound
The depth, intensity, or thoroughness of something
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