sagacity

  • 21 sagacity — UK [səˈɡæsətɪ] / US noun [uncountable] very formal good judgment based on practical knowledge and experience …

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  • 22 sagacity — sa•gac•i•ty [[t]səˈgæs ɪ ti[/t]] n. the quality of being sagacious • Etymology: 1540–50; < L sagācitās keenness of scent, der. of sagāc , s. of sagāx (see sagacious) …

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  • 23 sagacity — /səˈgæsəti/ (say suh gasuhtee) noun acuteness of mental discernment and soundness of judgement. {Latin sagācitas} …

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  • 24 sagacity — noun 1. the mental ability to understand and discriminate between relations • Syn: ↑sagaciousness, ↑judgment, ↑judgement, ↑discernment • Derivationally related forms: ↑sagacious (for: ↑saga …

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  • 25 Sagacity Segmentation — is a means of segmenting a population of interest using life cycle stage, income and occupation variables. It is widely used in media analyses. The logic behind this segmentation systems is that as people pass through life, their aspirations and… …

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  • 26 sagacity segmentation — A form of market segmentation developed to improve the discriminating power of income and demographic classifications. This form of segmentation combines life cycle, income, and socio economic information with JICNAR data. The underlying theme is …

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  • 27 USS Sagacity (MSO-469) — USS Sagacity (AM 469/MSO 469) was an Aggressive class minesweeper acquired by the U.S. Navy for the task of removing mines that had been placed in the water to prevent the safe passage of ships. Sagacity ( AM 469 ) was laid down on 6 October 1952 …

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  • 28 natural sagacity — index common sense Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 29 African philosophy — is a disputed term, used in different ways by different philosophers. Although African philosophers spend their time doing work in many different areas, such as metaphysics, epistemology, moral philosophy, and political philosophy, a great deal… …

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  • 30 Henry Odera Oruka — The Kenyan philosopher Henry Odera Oruka became known for his project of the sage philosophy. Sage philosophy, a philosophical project which was started in the 1970s, is an attempt to preserve the knowledge of the rigorous indigenous thinkers in… …

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  • 31 wisdom — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. sagacity, understanding; conventional wisdom. See knowledge. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Intellectual power] Syn. intelligence, sagacity, perspicacity; see sanity 1 , sense 2 . 2. [Good sense] Syn.… …

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  • 32 sagaciousness — noun 1. the mental ability to understand and discriminate between relations • Syn: ↑sagacity, ↑judgment, ↑judgement, ↑discernment • Derivationally related forms: ↑sagacious, ↑sagacious (for: ↑ …

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  • 33 Health realization — (HR) is a resiliency approach to personal and community psychology [Mills, R: Realizing Mental Health: Toward a new Psychology of Resiliency , Sulberger Graham Publishing, Ltd. 1995.] first developed in the 1980s by Roger C. Mills and George… …

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  • 34 Penetration — Pen e*tra tion, n. [L. penetratio: cf. F. p[ e]n[ e]tration.] 1. The act or process of penetrating, piercing, or entering; also, the act of mentally penetrating into, or comprehending, anything difficult. [1913 Webster] And to each in ward part,… …

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  • 35 Serendipity — is the effect by which one accidentally discovers something fortunate, especially while looking for something else entirely. The word has been voted as one of the ten English words that were hardest to translate in June 2004 by a British… …

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  • 36 Suraj Mal of Bharatpur — Maharaja Suraj Mal (1707 ndash;1763) (Devanagari:महाराजा सूरज मल) was ruler of Bharatpur in Rajasthan in India. He has been described by a contemporary historian as the Plato of the Jat people and by a modern writer as the Jat Ulysses , because… …

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  • 37 Surajmal Jat — Maharaja Surajmal Jat Maharaja of Bharatpur Reign 1756 1763 AD Predecessor …

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  • 38 acumen — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. discernment, shrewdness, penetration; intelligence.Ant., dullness, obtuseness. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. keenness, insight, penetration, perspicacity, percipience, discernment, sharpness, acuteness,… …

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  • 39 Discernment — Dis*cern ment, n. [Cf. F. discernement.] 1. The act of discerning. [1913 Webster] 2. The power or faculty of the mind by which it distinguishes one thing from another; power of viewing differences in objects, and their relations and tendencies;… …

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  • 40 The Pilgrim's Progress — For the Kula Shaker album, see Pilgrims Progress (album). The Pilgrim s Progress   …

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