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canny
used in Catch-22

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cleverness in dealing with others — especially in business
  • Each time he succeeded in dumping some on the world market for a loss it was snapped up by canny Egyptian brokers in the Levant, who sold it back to him at the original price, so that he was really worse off than before.
    Chapter 24 — Milo (40% in)

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