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Quickness

Quick´ness
n.1.The condition or quality of being quick or living; life.
Touch it with thy celestial quickness.
- Herbert.
2.Activity; briskness; especially, rapidity of motion; speed; celerity; as, quickness of wit.
This deed . . . must send thee hence
With fiery quickness.
- Shak.
His mind had, indeed, great quickness and vigor.
- Macaulay.
3.Acuteness of perception; keen sensibility.
4.Sharpness; pungency of taste.
Noun1.quickness - skillful performance or ability without difficulty; "his quick adeptness was a product of good design"; "he was famous for his facility as an archer"
2.quickness - intelligence as revealed by an ability to give correct responses without delay
3.quickness - a rate that is rapid
Synonyms: celerity, rapidity
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Quicpuid acquiritur servo
Quicquid est contra normam recti est injuria
Quicquid in excessu actum est
Quicquid judicis auctoritati subjictur
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