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English definition of “ingenious”

ingenious

adjective     /ɪnˈdʒiː.ni.əs/
(of a person ) very intelligent and skilful , or (of a thing) skilfully made or planned and involving new ideas and methods : an ingenious idea / method / solution Johnny is so ingenious - he can make the most remarkable sculptures from the most ordinary materials .IntelligencePerceptive ingeniously     /-li/ adverb The umbrella was ingeniously devised to fold up into your pocket .IntelligencePerceptive
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