Meaning of “perceptive” in the English Dictionary

"perceptive" in British English

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perceptiveadjective

uk /pəˈsep.tɪv/ us /pɚˈsep.tɪv/
perceptively
adverb uk /pəˈsep.tɪv.li/ us /pɚˈsep.tɪv.li/

He has spoken perceptively on many subjects.
perceptiveness
noun [ U ] uk /pəˈsep.tɪv.nəs/ us /pɚˈsep.tɪv.nəs/

(Definition of “perceptive” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"perceptive" in American English

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perceptiveadjective

us /pərˈsep·tɪv/

able to notice and understand things that many other people do not notice:

Her books are full of perceptive insights.

(Definition of “perceptive” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)