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English definition of “capable”


adjective  /ˈkeɪ·pə·bəl/ us  
having the skill or ability or strength to do something: She’s a very capable lawyer.
noun [C/U]  /ˌkeɪ·pəˈbɪl·ɪ·t̬i/ us  
[U] Automation gives us the capability to do certain jobs quickly and well. [C] These capabilities, without exception, are what produce industry leaders.
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