Definition of 'acuity'
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Now we know that the newborn has quite poor visual acuity but is quite definitely not blind. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)Eye tests like this one are measures of visual acuity. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)Politics as a field of knowledge is likelier to blunt mental acuity than to sharpen it. The Times Literary Supplement (2008)My brother has not the mental acuity to do this. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Yet the emotional acuity of their exchanges more than makes up for that. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Can you take her emotional acuity from page to stage? Times, Sunday Times (2010)They work best in people with naturally moist eyes, good visual acuity and no eyelid problems. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is a fair bit of evidence that the game can delay or diminish the loss of mental acuity that comes with age. Times, Sunday Times (2011)And its blend of song, silliness and emotional acuity is theatrical magic. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There aren't many stories that combine emotional acuity, formal daring and finely crafted gags quite like this. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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