mental quickness

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Synonyms for mental quickness

intelligence as revealed by an ability to give correct responses without delay

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Every day, each person took a brief arithmetic test to assess mental quickness.
Dean Callahan, who loved news and newspapers like no one else I'd ever met, reminded me of everything I had loved about journalism and being a journalist: the blood-pumping challenge of getting the whole story exactly right in a ridiculously short amount of time; the reverence I feel for the vital role the press plays in a democratic society, the mental quickness and forth-rightness that characterized the newspaper journalists I knew in Roanoke.
It makes perfect sense to want to find something that will help restore our mental quickness and memory to what it once was," says Barry Lebowitz, chief of the Mental Disorders of the Aging Research Branch at the National Institute of Mental Health in Rockville, Maryland.
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