Definitions for acuityəˈkyu ɪ ti
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a•cu•i•tyəˈkyu ɪ ti(n.)
sharpness; acuteness; keenness:
visual acuity; acuity of mind.
Origin of acuity:
1375–1425; < OF < ML, LL acuitās= L acu(ere) to sharpen or acū(tus) sharpened (see acute ) +-itās -ity
acuity, visual acuity, sharp-sightedness(noun)
sharpness of vision; the visual ability to resolve fine detail (usually measured by a Snellen chart)
acuteness, acuity, sharpness, keenness(noun)
a quick and penetrating intelligence
"he argued with great acuteness"; "I admired the keenness of his mind"
Sharpness or acuteness, as of a needle, wit, etc.
sharpness or acuteness, as of a needle, wit, etc
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