What does acuity mean?

Definitions for acuityəˈkyu ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. acuity, visual acuity, sharp-sightedness(noun)

    sharpness of vision; the visual ability to resolve fine detail (usually measured by a Snellen chart)

  2. acuteness, acuity, sharpness, keenness(noun)

    a quick and penetrating intelligence

    "he argued with great acuteness"; "I admired the keenness of his mind"

Wiktionary

  1. acuity(Noun)

    Sharpness or acuteness, as of a needle, wit, etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Acuity(noun)

    sharpness or acuteness, as of a needle, wit, etc

  2. Origin: [LL. acuitas: cf. F. acuit.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of acuity in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of acuity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael Iuvone:

    The standard of care in most cases is to give injections of drugs that inhibit the growth hormones that is called vascular epithelial growth factor, or VEGF, for most people, it at least slows the progression and in some cases actually improves visual acuity.

  2. Michael Bivona:

    Quoted from Interview by "Jim Kramer-The Street-June 17, 2015." Some seniors take part-time jobs during retirement to supplement their income, especially if they have been hurt financially by stock market downturns. Others may choose part-time work to keep busy, to socialize and to maintain their social and mental acuity.

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