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Spanish translation of “capacity”

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capacity

noun /kəˈpӕsəti/ ( plural capacities)
ability to hold, contain etc
capacidad
This tank has a capacity of 300 gallons.
ability
capacidad
Colin possesses a remarkable capacity for remembering facts.
position
calidad
She has to make many key decisions in her capacity as leader.
(Definition of capacity from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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