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Is there a word to define the skill of "thinking focused and clearly"?

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Clarity is fine. Does not need ... of thought to be included even. One needs to have clarity, above all. –  Kris Jan 13 at 13:00
    
Can you expand what you mean by clear thinking? –  bib Jan 13 at 13:41
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perspicacity:

n. Acuteness of perception, discernment, or understanding.

[AHD]

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+1 For teaching me a new word today! –  BrianDHall Jan 13 at 17:37
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