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having or showing intelligence, often of a high order

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having or marked by unusual and impressive intelligence

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Not only does tribalism keep the brainiest and most skilled Kenyans on the peripheries of policy-making and policy-implementation, it also discourages all members of our best educated and most skilled class from seeking to serve the nation where they are most needed and with anything like enough dedication and self-sacrifice.
Students pay up to PS26,000 a year to attend the college, which topped the independent schools league table last year, earning the nickname "Britain's brainiest school" as a result.
In February, the college topped the independent schools league table, getting the title "Britain's Brainiest School" as a result, with students paying up to PS26,000 to study there.
London, June 27 ( ANI ): A two-year-old child has become the youngest boy to join Mensa - the society for the brainiest two per cent of people in the world.
In his favour, he was certainly one of the brainiest people operating in public life over the past decade or so and also, it has to be said, one of the nicest.
Well, aside from her presenting jobs, she's also an accomplished comedienne - so that's the jokes taken care of - and she also beat off stiff competition to win Australia's Brainiest TV Star in 2006, which proves she's got the nous to stand up to prodigious polymath Stephen Fry's obscure questions.
The pub-style quiz aims to find the region's brainiest PRs and journalists and will take place on Wednesday November 21 at the Macdonald Burlington Hotel off New Street, in Birmingham.
The annual quiz championship was launched in search for the brainiest bunch in 130 towns and cities across the UK.
She doesn't strike me as one of America's brainiest and yet the public cannot get enough of her.
Her discovery is a rare find, something even the brainiest of NASA scientists would be impressed with.
BBC2, 8pm) THIS unstoppable quiz show juggernaut returns for yet another series - its first run was way back in 1962, so probably even its brainiest contestants would be struggling to work out just how many series that adds up to.
But he was crowned "Britain's Brainiest Footballer" in an ITV show hosted by former Countdown number-cruncher Carol Vorderman, in January, 2002, seeing off a panel of 12 including England World Cup winner George Cohen and legendary striker Malcolm Macdonald.
BIG BROTHER favourite Brian's prospects don't seem to have been affected yet by his mum telling a Sunday newspaper that his nice-but-dim persona is all an act and that he's actually "the brainiest in the family".
In a nutshell: Not the brainiest event in town, but a fair quotient of amusement.
But with Darwinian logic, the cocaine war seems to be toughening the brainiest producers.