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-capable

suffix uk   us   /-keɪ.pə.bl̩/
added to nouns to form adjectives that mean able to use the stated thing: These are nuclear-capable aircraft (= they can carry nuclear weapons).
(Definition of -capable suffix from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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