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  • 1 understanding — understandingly, adv. /un deuhr stan ding/, n. 1. mental process of a person who comprehends; comprehension; personal interpretation: My understanding of the word does not agree with yours. 2. intellectual faculties; intelligence; mind: a quick… …

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  • 2 quick-conceiving — quickˈ conceiving adjective (Shakespeare) Quick at understanding • • • Main Entry: ↑quick …

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  • 3 quick — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English quik, from Old English cwic; akin to Old Norse kvikr living, Latin vivus living, vivere to live, Greek bios, zōē life Date: before 12th century 1. not dead ; living, alive 2. acting or capable of acting with …

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  • 4 quick — [[t]kwɪk[/t]] adj. and adv. er, est, n. adj. 1) done, proceeding, or occurring with promptness or rapidity: a quick response[/ex] 2) completed in a short time: a quick shower[/ex] 3) moving with speed: a quick fox[/ex] 4) cvb easily provoked or… …

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  • 5 QUICK, Sir John (1852-1932) — politician and author was born in Cornwall, England, on 14 April 1852, the son of John and Mary Quick. The father was a farmer who emigrated to Victoria in 1854 and immediately went to the Bendigo goldfields. He died a few months later. His son… …

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  • 6 quick-witted — adjective Date: 1530 quick in perception and understanding ; mentally alert Synonyms: see intelligent • quick wittedly adverb • quick wittedness noun …

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  • 7 quick-witted — intelligent, perceptive, clever; having a quick wit or clever understanding …

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  • 8 quick of understanding — perceives quickly, comprehends rapidly …

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  • 9 Towards Understanding the Qur'an — To meet Wikipedia s and conform with our policy, this article or section may require . The current version of this section reads like an . Please discuss this issue on the . is available. Towards Understanding the Qur an [… …

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  • 10 Jack B. Quick — Superherobox caption= character name=Jack B. Quick real name=Jack B. Quick publisher=America s Best Comics debut= Tomorrow Stories #1 creators=Alan Moore Kevin Nowlan status=active alliances= previous alliances=America s Best aliases=… …

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  • 11 be quick off the mark — be quick/slow/off the mark informal phrase to react quickly slowly so that you get lose an advantage Some companies have been quicker off the mark than others. Thesaurus: to react to something …

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  • 12 be quick on the draw — to be fast at understanding or reacting to a situation. He was quick on the draw answering the reporter s questions …

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  • 13 Wilhelm II, German Emperor — Wilhelm II and Kaiser Wilhelm II redirect here. For other uses, see Wilhelm II (disambiguation) and Kaiser Wilhelm II (disambiguation). Wilhelm II Emperor Wilhelm II, circa 1890 …

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  • 14 List of Schlock Mercenary characters — This article is about the characters from Schlock Mercenary, a hard sci fi webcomic. Contents 1 Main characters 1.1 Protagonists 1.1.1 Sergeant Schlock 1.1.2 …

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  • 15 wit — 1. n. 1 (in sing. or pl.) intelligence; quick understanding (has quick wits; a nimble wit). 2 a the unexpected, quick, and humorous combining or contrasting of ideas or expressions (conversation sparkling with wit). b the power of giving… …

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  • 16 Linear Guild — Superherobox caption=The original Linear Guild, drawn by Rich Burlew. L R: Nale, Thog, Zz dtri, Yikyik, Sabine (in human form) and Hilgya. comic color=background:#8080ff character name=Linear Guild real name= publisher=Giant In The Playground… …

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  • 17 Isaiah 11 — 1 And there shall come forth a rod out of the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots: 2 And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of… …

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  • 18 List of Black Lagoon characters — The following is a list of characters from the Japanese manga and anime Black Lagoon. The Lagoon Company Revynihongo|Revy|レヴィ|Revi, some times referred by her full name nihongo|Rebecca|レヴェッカ|Revekka, does most of the fighting for the Lagoon… …

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  • 19 wit — wit1 noun 1》 (also wits) the capacity for inventive thought and quick understanding; keen intelligence. 2》 a natural aptitude for using words and ideas in a quick and inventive way to create humour. 3》 a witty person. Phrases be at one s wits end …

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  • 20 wit — ► NOUN 1) (also wits) the capacity for inventive thought and quick understanding; keen intelligence. 2) a natural aptitude for using words and ideas in a quick and inventive way to create humour. 3) a person with this aptitude. ● be at one s wits …

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