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Word of the Day – 28 April 2011

Posted by ccasc on April 28, 2011

Acuity
[uh-kyoo-i-tee] (n.) sharpness; acuteness; keenness.

* From Latin acuere, meaning “to sharpen.”

“For a pilot, visual acuity is essential to flying a plane safely.”

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