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quickness (n.)

c. 1200, quiknesse, "state of being alive," from quick (adj.) + -ness. Early 15c. as "alacrity, speed, rapidity;" mid-15c. as "readiness of perception, keenness of mind."

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Definitions of quickness from WordNet

quickness (n.)
skillful performance or ability without difficulty;
Synonyms: adeptness / adroitness / deftness / facility
quickness (n.)
intelligence as revealed by an ability to give correct responses without delay;
Synonyms: mental quickness / quick-wittedness
quickness (n.)
a rate that is rapid;
Synonyms: celerity / rapidity / rapidness / speediness
From wordnet.princeton.edu