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English definition of “have an eye for sth”

have an eye for sth

B2 to be good at noticing a particular type of thing: She has an eye for detail.PerceptiveUsing the eyesIntelligence
(Definition of have an eye for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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