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  • genius — Synonyms and related words: A per se, Baba Yaga, Calliope, Clio, Erato, Euterpe, Geist, Lilith, Melpomene, Muse, Polyhymnia, Terpsichore, Thalia, ability, ableness, academician, ace, acuity, acuteness, adept, adequacy, adroitness, afflatus,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Genius — Gen ius, n.; pl. E. {Geniuses}; in sense 1, L. {Genii}. [L. genius, prop., the superior or divine nature which is innate in everything, the spirit, the tutelar deity or genius of a person or place, taste, talent, genius, from genere, gignere, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Genius loci — Genius Gen ius, n.; pl. E. {Geniuses}; in sense 1, L. {Genii}. [L. genius, prop., the superior or divine nature which is innate in everything, the spirit, the tutelar deity or genius of a person or place, taste, talent, genius, from genere,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mental calculator — Mental calculators are people with a prodigious ability in some area of mental calculation, such as multiplying large numbers or factoring large numbers. Some rare mental calculators are autistic savants, with a narrow area of great skill and… …   Wikipedia

  • Mental Overdrive — is Per Martinsen (born on 31 July 1966), an electronic music artist from Tromsø, Norway. He is often mentioned as one of the most influential electronic musicians in Norway[1]. From 1989 1993 he was signed to the famous Belgian record label R… …   Wikipedia

  • genius — [jēn′yəs; ] also, esp. for 1 2, [jē′nē əs] n. pl. for 3 6, geniuses; for 1 & 2, genii [jē′nē ī΄] [L, guardian spirit, natural ability, genius < base of genere, gignere, to produce: see GENUS] 1. a) [often G ] according to ancient Roman belief …   English World dictionary

  • genius — I noun aptitude, brilliant intellect, cognition, creative power, endowment, expert, gift, ingenuity, insight, inspiration, intellect, intelligence, mastermind, natural gift, perception, percipience, prodigy, propensity, sagacity, science, sense,… …   Law dictionary

  • genius — n. great mental capacity, ability 1) to demonstrate, show genius 2) an inventive; rare genius 3) a spark of genius ability 4) a genius for (he has a genius for getting into trouble) person of great mental capacity, ability 5) an artistic;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Genius — For other uses, see Genius (disambiguation). Human intelligence Abilities and Traits Abstract thought Communication · …   Wikipedia

  • genius — /jeen yeuhs/, n., pl. geniuses for 2, 3, 8, genii /jee nee uy / for 6, 7, 9. 1. an exceptional natural capacity of intellect, especially as shown in creative and original work in science, art, music, etc.: the genius of Mozart. 2. a person having …   Universalium

  • genius — ge|ni|us [ˈdʒi:niəs] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: spirit who guards a person or place , from gignere; GENITAL] 1.) [U] a very high level of intelligence, mental skill, or ability, which only a few people have ▪ The film reveals Fellini s… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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