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astute

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adjective
  • clever and quick at seeing how to gain an advantage; shrewd [Barron]
  • having or showing shrewdness and perspicacity [Taisha]
    1. clever; quick at seeing to get an advantage
    [Nandigam]
    1. wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
    [Nandigam]

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