noun see sharp I

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  • Sharpness — is an English port in Gloucestershire, one of the most inland in Britain, and eighth largest in the South West. It is on the River Severn at gbmapping|SO669027, at a point where the tidal range, though less than at Avonmouth downstream (14 m… …   Wikipedia

  • sharpness — UK US /ˈʃɑːpnəs/ noun [U] ► intelligence and excellent judgement: »At 71, he worries about losing his sharpness and his formidable business sense. »the sharpness of her mind ► the degree to which a change is sudden and noticeable: »The sharpness… …   Financial and business terms

  • Sharpness — Sharp ness, n. [AS. scearpness.] The quality or condition of being sharp; keenness; acuteness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sharpness — index discretion (quality of being discreet), insight, perception, propensity, rigor, sagacity, sensibility, severity …   Law dictionary

  • Sharpness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sharpness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sharpness sharpness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 acuity acuity acumination Sgm: N 1 spinosity spinosity GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 point point spike …   English dictionary for students

  • sharpness — noun 1. a quick and penetrating intelligence (Freq. 1) he argued with great acuteness I admired the keenness of his mind • Syn: ↑acuteness, ↑acuity, ↑keenness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sharpness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Fine cutting edge or point Nouns 1. sharpness, acuity, acumination; spinosity. 2. (small pointed item) point, spike, spine, spiculum; needle, pin; prick, prickle; spur, rowel; barb, barbed wire; spit,… …   English dictionary for students

  • sharpness — ryškumas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. acuity; sharpness vok. Schärfe, f rus. резкость, f pranc. acuité, f; netteté, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • sharpness — ryškumas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. acuity; definition; sharpness vok. Definition, f; Scharfzeichnung, f; Schärfe, f rus. острота, f; резкость, f; чёткость, f pranc. acuité, f; définition, f; netteté, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • sharpness — ryškis statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Šviesos šaltinio srauto kuria nors kryptimi stiprumas. atitikmenys: angl. acuity; brightness; definition; distinctness; sharpness vok. Definition, f; Deutlichkeit, f; Scharfzeichnung,… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • sharpness — ryškumas statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Paveikslo kokybės parametras, apibūdinantis gebėjimą aiškiai perteikti tai, kas jame pavaizduota su visomis smulkmenomis. Priklauso nuo ribų tarp gretimų paveikslo komponentų išryškinimo naudojant …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

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