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inventiveness

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1 the ability to form mental images of things that either are not physically present or have never been conceived or created by others
  • the artist's fertile inventiveness allows her to put on canvas landscapes that have never been trod by mortal feet

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2 the skill and imagination to create new things
  • the contention that, in order to prosper, cities must attract young, well-educated people of great inventiveness in both the arts and high technology

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“Inventiveness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inventiveness. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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