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capable

adjective  us   /ˈkeɪ·pə·bəl/
having the skill or ability or strength to do something: She’s a very capable lawyer.
capability
noun [C/U]  us   /ˌkeɪ·pəˈbɪl·ɪ·t̬i/
[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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