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ACUMENAmplifying Control and Understanding of Multiple Entities (research project; University of Pennsylvania)
ACUMENAdaptive Concept Understanding from Modeled Enterprise Networks (Torch Concepts)
ACUMENAdvanced Capability for Understanding and Managing Effects Networks (US DoD)
ACUMENAir Campaign Understanding and Management of Effects Networks
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In draughts, on the contrary, where the moves are unique and have but little variation, the probabilities of inadvertence are diminished, and the mere attention being left comparatively unemployed, what advantages are obtained by either party are obtained by superior acumen. To be less abstract - Let us suppose a game of draughts where the pieces are reduced to four kings, and where, of course, no oversight is to be expected.
The Parisian police, so much extolled for acumen, are cunning, but no more.
The wild disorder of the room; the corpse thrust, with the head downward, up the chimney; the frightful mutilation of the body of the old lady; these considerations, with those just mentioned, and others which I need not mention, have sufficed to paralyze the powers, by putting completely at fault the boasted acumen, of the government agents.
When they went down, uncle Pullet observed, with some acumen, that he reckoned the missis had been showing her bonnet,--that was what had made them so long upstairs.
There was ample time for me to review it all--to felicitate myself upon my magnificent acumen (barring some errors about Baxter as a thief and possibly a murderer), before the door above opened, and Baxter, evidently a light sleeper, sprang awake.
the old barbed acumen. But Raffles was now his match.
With all respect for your natural acumen, I do not think that you are quite a match for the worthy doctor.
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The ceremony commemorated the completion of the 2018 cohort's first year as Acumen Fellows and their induction into a global community of over 500 Acumen Fellows.
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