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sagacity

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EtymologyEdit

From French sagacité, from Latin sagācitās (sagaciousness), from sagāx (of quick perception, acute, sagacious), from sāgiō (I perceive by the senses).

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  • IPA(key): /səˈɡæsəti/, /səˈgæsɪti/

NounEdit

sagacity (usually uncountable, plural sagacities)

  1. The quality of being sage, wise, or able to make good decisions.

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