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Certainly, many of us have lost the focus, or mental acuity, of the Before Times, Westgate says.In the social distancing era, boredom may pose a public health threat|Sujata Gupta|February 15, 2021|Science News
High standards for mental acuity, high school graduation, physical fitness, freedom from drug and alcohol abuse mean that only the top 25% of high school graduates have a shot at joining the all-volunteer forces.The U.S. Military Needs to Fight Extremism in Its Own Ranks. Here's How|James Stavridis|February 5, 2021|Time
Resetting the epigenetic clock was so powerful it improved visual acuity in old mice, and the team has now licensed the tech to Life Biosciences in Boston to further develop for humans.2020 in Neuroscience, Longevity, and AI—and What’s to Come|Shelly Fan|December 22, 2020|Singularity Hub
Under “final acuity,” the medical record says, “less urgent.”A Doctor Went to His Own Employer for a COVID-19 Antibody Test. It Cost $10,984.|by Marshall Allen|September 5, 2020|ProPublica
In the classic skillset of piloting, mental acuity, and its coordination with hand and foot movements, is equally vital.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Borges, at first, was oblivious to her absolute lack of intellectual acuity.Borges Had A Genius For Literature But Not Love Or Much Else|Allen Barra|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But it is the emotional acuity that shines through all these works that makes your heart sing.
Beyond the mental acuity needed to focus through the pain, the young woman must also abide by a strict diet.Facial Tattoos: The Tribal Female Rite in Papua New Guinea|Brandon Presser|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The unblinking electronic eye was an extension of his own reflexes and acuity—when the red light went on, all else was excluded.
In full acuity of vision even high degrees of hypermetropia are no trouble to children.
The examination showed for the right eye hypermetropia 1·5, for the left myopia 3·5 D.; full acuity of vision on both sides.
Full visual acuity on both sides—in the first examination slight myopia - ·75 D. is specified, afterwards emmetropia.
The acuity of hearing was no longer so pronounced and the sense of refreshment, although still present, was not intense.The Blue Germ|Martin Swayne
The doctor must correct, as far as possible, the want of acuity noticed.Mentally Defective Children|Alfred Binet