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Definitions of discerning:
  • adjective:   unobtrusively perceptive and sympathetic
    Example: "A discerning editor"
  • adjective:   having or revealing keen insight and good judgment
    Example: "A discerning critic"
  • adjective:   able to make or detect effects of great subtlety; sensitive
    Example: "Discerning taste"
  • adjective:   quick to understand

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