powers of observation

Definition of powers of observation

  1. :  ability to notice and pay close attention to things The author's excellent powers of observation are evident in the book's detailed descriptions.

Word by Word Definitions

observationplay
  1. :  an act or instance of observing a custom, rule, or law

    :  observance

    :  an act of recognizing and noting a fact or occurrence often involving measurement with instruments

  1. :  designed for use in viewing something (such as scenery) or in making observations


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