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1    innate ability, aptitude, or faculty, esp. when unspecified; above average ability  
a talent for cooking, a child with talent     
2    a person or persons possessing such ability  
3    any of various ancient units of weight and money  
4    Informal   members of the opposite sex collectively, esp. those living in a particular place  
the local talent     
5       an obsolete word for       inclination  
     (Old English talente, from Latin talenta, pl of talentum sum of money, from Greek talanton unit of money or weight; in Medieval Latin the sense was extended to ability through the influence of the parable of the talents (Matthew 25:14--30))  
  talented      adj  

talent scout  
      n   a person whose occupation is the search for talented artists, sportsmen, performers, etc., for engagements as professionals  
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ability, aptitude, bent, capacity, endowment, faculty, flair, forte, genius, gift, knack, parts, power  

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The acquisition of a startup primarily for the team and talent, rather than for the technology or product.
A specific technical worksheet tool with performer's requirements. Excellent start of negotiations between performers, managers and contractors. (These requirements might include sound and light conditions for the show, food lodging and transportation of artistic talents)
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