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English definition of “acute”


adjective (ACCURATE/CLEVER)    /əˈkjuːt/
(of the senses , intelligence , etc.) very good, accurate , and able to notice very small differences : acute eyesight / hearing an acute sense of smell a woman of acute intelligence / judgment PerceptiveUsing the eyesIntelligence acuteness     /-nəs/ noun [U] PerceptiveUsing the eyesIntelligence
(Definition of acute adjective (ACCURATE/CLEVER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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